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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman whose marriage has been judicially declared dissolved.

Usage examples (37)
  • Rue, a six-time divorcee, is survived by her son, Mark Bish.
  • And happiness may be something that Fetman, a divorcee, is seeking herself.
  • Suddenly, apparently, this novel about a middle aged divorcee from a group marriage qualified me as a children†™ s writer.
  • The divorcee was a member for three months before Mr Donnelly's picture caught her eye. for more
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  • The "divorcee" (a divorced woman) had a very different experience after the "divorce" (the end of a marriage) than the "divorce" (a divorced man).
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