widowedwidowed | meaning of widowed in Collins Dictionarieswidowed meaning, definition, what is widowed: having become a widow or a widower: Learn more.having become a widow or a widowerWhat does widowed mean and how do you use widowed in a sentence?[URL]/widowed
adjectivehaving become a widow or a widower ⇒ In 1921, his widowed mother moved to Sydney., ⇒ a mother who tries to build a relationship with her widowed daughter, ⇒ Imogen stayed with her widowed sister., ⇒ She spent 20 years looking after her widowed father., ⇒ Or a widowed man may strike up a friendship with his female neighbour.
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passive verbIf someone is widowed, their husband or wife dies. [beV-ed] ⇒ More and more young men are widowed by cancer. [beV-ed] ⇒ She was widowed in 1967. [V-ed] ⇒ Imogen stayed with her widowed sister.