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English Reference for nyoubou (にょうぼう)

Kanji
Kana
にょうぼう
nyoubou
にょうぼ
nyoubo
にゅうぼう
nyuubou
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Definitions
  1. noun wife (esp. one's own wife)
  2. court lady, female court attache, woman who served at the imperial palace
  3. archaism woman (esp. as a love interest)
Example sentences
My wife burst into tears
He and his wife both work and his salary is lower than hers, so no wonder he is a hen-pecked husband
Many times, a hen-pecked husband doesn't know his problems until he talks to a happy bachelor
She became, in other words, a good wife
My wife holds the purse strings in our family
He is a hen-pecked husband
No wonder he is a hen - pecked husband
My wife's hands are slightly smaller than the shop assistant's
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