Definitions for "WIDOW"
A short single line at the top of a page or column, usually the last line of a paragraph; to be avoided in good typesetting. Also, a single word or syllable standing alone as the last line of a paragraph. to top
A single work left hanging at the end of a paragraph.
a small part of a paragraph that has been carried to the top of a new page. Widows are avoided for the sake of the appearance of a page. Exactly how much of a paragraph must appear on a page to avoid a widow is a matter of opinion. A widow is a kind of BAD BREAK.
Keywords:  remarried, bereave, husband, wife, died
A woman who has lost her husband by death, and has not married again; one living bereaved of a husband.
To reduce to the condition of a widow; to bereave of a husband; -- rarely used except in the past participle.
To deprive of one who is loved; to strip of anything beloved or highly esteemed; to make desolate or bare; to bereave.
Keywords:  kitty, pots, spit, cut, hands
A card that is common to all hands. The money cut from the pots; also called kitty.
(1) A card or cards common to all hands (Spit Card). (2) The money cut from pots (Kitty).
Keywords:  vedova
A pathetic figure that the Christian world has agreed to take humorously, although Christ's tenderness towards widows was one of the most marked features of his character.
an unmarried woman (or one no longer married) who engaged in teaching, preaching, and hospitality ministries in early Christian (esp. Pauline) churches
a formerly married person who has been left single by the death of a spouse
a fascinating being with the flavor of maturity, the spice of experience, the piquancy of novelty, the tang of practiced coquetry, and the halo of one man's approval
Amino acid residues isolated from neighbouring residues by spurious gaps, usually the result of over-zezlous gap insertion by automatic alignment programs.
Keywords:  dealt, cincinnati, wild, stud, games
In various games (such as "hearts"), any extra hand or part of a hand, as one dealt to the table. It may be taken by one of the players under certain circumstances.
One or more community cards dealt to the center of the table in stud poker played in home games only and available to be part of any player's hand, sometimes with one or more of those cards being wild. Such games include Cincinnati, Southern Cross, Wild Widow, and many others.
To become, or survive as, the widow of.
The minimum pension which an occupational pension scheme must provide for the surviving spouse of a member as one of the conditions of contracting out (unless it is contracted out through the provision of protected rights) for pensionable service before 6 April 1997.
Keywords:  endow, right
To endow with a widow's right.