Definition of 'infidelity'
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Those who have suffered from it will tell you that a husband 's infidelity with another woman is hard enough to deal with. The Sun (2016)Rumours circled that he had learnt of his wife 's infidelity and had killed her. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So is the fact that your husband 's infidelity is out in the open. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For ten years he had also lived with the humiliation of his wife 's open infidelity. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She has not found it easy to talk about her husband 's infidelity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)One wife overlooks her husband 's infidelity until one of his mistresses dies in a car crash. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Two years ago, he suggested that he had told the lie to cover up a marital infidelity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I keep thinking this is my way of getting back at my partner for his infidelity. The Sun (2009)He will quickly want to forget being required to wrestle with a duvet to express rage about his wife 's apparent infidelity. Times, Sunday Times (2015)One involves alleged serial infidelity and financial wrongdoing by a TV personality. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The balancing act tires him; his wife 's infidelity and illnesses exhaust him. Christianity Today (2000)It was his one moment of infidelity to his wife, Aileen. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And, over time, it dulled the pain of his alleged infidelity and the need to dwell incessantly on why he had felt the need to stray. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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