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Stepford wife


  1. . a married woman who submits to her husband's will and is preoccupied by domestic concerns and her own personal appearance

Example Sentences Including 'Stepford wife'

But it saddened me, and I couldn't allow her to turn into a Stepford wife , a mindless servant to what she thought were my wishes and needs.
Tapply, William G The Dutch Blue Error
Midler, Kidman, Close and the singer Faith Hill - who makes her film debut as a Stepford wife - related to many of them.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)


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