- A woman whose husband has died (and has not re-married)
- (informal, in combination) A woman whose husband is often away pursuing a sport etc
- A golf-
- (printing) a single line of type, that ends a paragraph, carried over to the next page or column
Etymology: From the Old English widewe.
- Dutch: weduwe(nl)f
- French: veuve(fr)f
- German: Witwe(de)f
- Italian: vedova(it)f
- Spanish: viuda(es)f
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