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synonyms for alimony

  • keep
  • livelihood
  • living
  • maintenance
  • provision
  • remittance
  • subsistence
  • sustenance
  • upkeep
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antonyms for alimony

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  • entertainment
  • fun
  • neglect
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In her later years, Larsen worked as a nurse after her alimony from her then-ex-husband stopped after his death.
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Some want to retain Social Security benefits or alimony from a former spouse.
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Use this form for any income that isn’t subject to withholding, like earnings from self-employment, rent paid to you and alimony.
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In Ireland the mother is not allowed to claim alimony herself—she must go into the workhouse and the guardians must sue for her.
WOMEN'S WILD OATSC. GASQUOINE HARTLEY
Until he had met Rue Carew he had taken measures to fight the statutory charges, hoping to involve Venem and escape alimony.
THE DARK STARROBERT W. CHAMBERS
In a recent suit for alimony a wealthy New Yorker complained that his wife used a diamond-studded watch for a golf tee.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 156, APRIL 16, 1919VARIOUS
Nothing in the nature of alimony, except the dwelling, is commonly given by either party to a divorce.
THE BONTOC IGOROTALBERT ERNEST JENKS
The lady's lawyer thereupon moved for the appointment of a referee, as well as for counsel fee and alimony.
DANGER! A TRUE HISTORY OF A GREAT CITY'S WILES AND TEMPTATIONSWILLIAM HOWE
He never failed to make one payment, and of course she got alimony for herself.
WARREN COMMISSION (8 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. VIII (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
When she married Lee Oswald, I assume her alimony terminated, did it?
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