Trophy Wife

What does trophy wife mean?

An attractive wife of an older man

A term for an attractive woman who has an older husband.

The term mainly applies to women with an older, usually rich, husband but it can also describe a wife mostly known for her looks instead of intelligence or other skill. Trophy wives are often associated with gold diggers.


"Charles' trophy wife is 20 years younger than him.
Yeah, she graduated a year before me."
Donald Trump and his wife Melanija Knavs

Donald Trump and his wife Melanija Knavs

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Last Updated: April 1, 2016

Trophy wife definition

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