wifely in a sentence

Example sentences for wifely

She had defied her father when he shouted at her that the family's honor depended on her fulfilling her wifely obligations.
As she told the story of her marriage, the author displayed a remarkable blend of wifely sympathy and historical shortsightedness.
And the splendid thing, the remarkable thing, about her wifely exhortation was its lack of irony.
He had, for example, old- fashioned ideas about wifely duties.
After some initial sparring, the wifely hairdresser and translator pool their cash to try and spring their husband from jail.
She was thought to manage her regal lover with political shrewdness and wifely concern.
Copyright ©  2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help