How to use Man-and-wife in a sentence
It gave Betsy and me the chance to be man and wife.
In that moment, she knew they would never be man and wife.
In less than a week they would be man and wife.
Marriage retained the form of purchase, but was essentially a contract to be man and wife together.
The "cottage" plan has been adopted; each cottage is presided over by a man and wife whom the boys call father and mother.Advertisement
Then, after affirming their pledges, they were then pronounced as man and wife.
The couple is pronounced as man and wife.
A pair of first men blow the horns in concert as the new couple is pronounced man and wife.
Couples may file income taxes together as man and wife.
Couples may establish residency as man and wife.Advertisement
Before the 1920s, most wedding ceremonies included a single wedding band, which the groom would slip onto the bride's finger as they became man and wife.