Definition of wifelet in English:

wifelet

noun

  • 1A (or one's) wife. Chiefly as an affectionate diminutive.

  • 2A mistress; especially any one of a number of mistresses with whom a man has a long-lasting sexual relationship.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Putnam's Monthly Magazine. From wife + -let.

Pronunciation

wifelet

/ˈwʌɪflɪt/