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The word "spouseless" in example sentences

Okay, we'll admit we have our moments - those times when the idea of not having to discuss every little decision with someone else has us looking longingly back to our spouseless days - but those moments are few and fleeting. ❋ Unknown (2008)

The lower survival rates for the spouseless were found primarily in men who were widowed, separated or divorced, rather than in those who had never been married. ❋ Unknown (2008)

But when a team of researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, reported a few weeks ago that middle-aged men without wives were actually twice as likely to die during a 10-year span as men with wives, the espoused and the spouseless alike stopped to take notice. ❋ Unknown (2008)

If polygamy were legalized, polygynous marriages (one man, many wives) would undoubtedly outnumber polyandrous ones — and when one man married four women, three other men would be left spouseless. ❋ Unknown (2006)

Emotional and social factors probably also played a role in higher mortality among the spouseless men. ❋ Unknown (2008)

Would we not vote for a presidential candidate who was spouseless? ❋ Ann Althouse (2008)

I, the perpetually frazzled spouseless mom, arrived all flustered and not-together. ❋ Unknown (2005)

The increased prevalence of divorce and the increased tendency to bear children out of wedlock or, equivalently, not to necessarily marry when having a child discussed in earlier chapters are among the leading causes of this increase in spouseless families. ❋ Douglas L. Anderton (1997)

"Nay, since Nanette ran off with a street singer and left me spouseless, I have made a vow of celibacy," hastily answered the piping voice of the lank scholar. ❋ Frederic Stewart Isham (N/A)

It is surprising that this _beau-ideal_ should have remained spouseless for two years after coming into his estate. ❋ Cortelle Hutchins (N/A)

If she could have been but just created, to discover herself as a spouseless mother, with no experience of life except as the parent of a nameless child, would the position have caused her to despair? ❋ Unknown (1891)

I a spouseless bride and crownless but with garlands of the dead ❋ Algernon Charles Swinburne (1873)

There is some good news for the spouseless: Singles who survive their younger years actually fare well over a lifespan. ❋ Unknown (2011)

But still the spouseless virgin _Knowledge_ flies. ❋ George Gordon Byron Byron (1806)

Through the bar’s front door drifted three slaphappy schoolteachers, spouseless and silly. ❋ Antonya Nelson (2006)

"In Venice Tasso's echoes are no more," -- "The spouseless ❋ George Gordon Byron Byron (1806)

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