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女房, にょうぼう

  • nyōbō
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • wife

Definition

  • court lady
  • female court attache
  • woman who served at the imperial palace

Examples of 女房,にょうぼう in a Sentence

My wife's hands are slightly smaller than the shop assistant's.
My wife holds the purse strings in our family.
懲役女房にはが下った。
He was given ten years and his wife three.
A man who asks his wife's permission before taking any action except breathing is a henpecked husband.
No wonder he is a hen - pecked husband.
She wears the trousers in that house.
去年女房死なれた
I lost my wife last year.
Many times, a hen-pecked husband doesn't know his problems until he talks to a happy bachelor.
女房悪さ六十不作
A bad wife is the shipwreck of her husband.
Were you shouting at my wife?

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