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Widow, vb. 1) to bereave of a husband: “--ed wombs,” Sonn. 97, 8. “hath --ed and unchilded many a one,” Cor. V, 6, 153.
2) to endow with a widow's right, to jointure: “for his possessions . . . we do instate and w. you withal,” Meas. V, 429.
3) to become a widow to, to survive as a wife: “let me be married to three kings in a forenoon and w. them all,” Ant. I, 2, 27.
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