KJV Dictionary Definition: spouse


SPOUSE, n. L., to engage. One engaged or joined in wedlock; a married person, husband or wife. We say of a man, that he is the spouse of such a woman; or of a woman, she is the spouse of such a man.

SPOUSE, v.t. To wed; to espouse. Little used. See Espouse.


SPOUSED, pp. Wedded; joined in marriage; married; but seldom used. The word used in lieu of it is espoused.