What does the word widow mean?

Usage examples for widow

  1. Still, I am not talking about the dead man, but about his widow. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. " Luck's for us," whispered the little widow. – The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys by Gulielma Zollinger
  3. Eventually, he was drowned; and I gave a benefit for his widow. – Memoirs of an American Prima Donna by Clara Louise Kellogg