Definition of husbandless in English:



See husband

‘In this age of easy divorces a husbandless mother attracts little attention.’
  • ‘But that's not all, for now I am husbandless as well as pregnant.’
  • ‘A fatherless child and husbandless mother were looked down on greatly, and that was one reputation I did not seek for myself or for my child.’
  • ‘She confirmed that belief years later, she wrote, when she and a female friend took their young children on a husbandless vacation.’
  • ‘Moreover, women with that kind of money of their own were too good a catch to be left husbandless into their twenties.’