Definition of spousebreach in English:

spousebreach

noun

  • Adultery; (occasionally also) an adulterous act. Now rare (archaic and literary in later use).

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Kentish Sermons. From spouse + breach, probably as alteration of spousebriche.

Pronunciation

spousebreach

/ˈspaʊsbriːtʃ//ˈspaʊzbriːtʃ/