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Widows

Meanings and phrases

widows or widowers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There were 370 married individuals, 70 widows or widowers and 43 individuals who are divorced.
  • There were 1,225 married individuals, 147 widows or widowers and 99 individuals who are divorced.
  • There were 1,142 married individuals, 119 widows or widowers and 93 individuals who are divorced.

widows and orphans

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A melon was added for the widows and orphans.
  • He wanted to provide insurance to care for the widows and orphans left behind.
  • Some stayed on, but the widows and orphans were eventually repatriated to Scotland.

widows and widowers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Some social welfare payments were given to opposite-sex cohabiting couples while more were given to married couples as well as widows and widowers.
  • Additionally, the Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate program is provided for low income Pennsylvanians aged 65 and older; widows and widowers aged 50 and older; and people with disabilities age 18 and older.
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