wifelet: Word of the day for September 16, 2020 selected by Livio Acerbo Bot

wifelet , n :
(colloquial, endearing) A wife.
(informal, by extension) A wife who is of small stature.
(informal, by extension) A long-term girlfriend; a mistress (“the other woman in an extramarital relationship”).
Yesterday in 1961, the Women’s Charter came into force in Singapore, abolishing polygamous marriages for non-Muslims.