a. trans. To till (the ground), to dress or tend (trees and plants), to manage as a husbandman; to cultivate.
b. fig. To cultivate (the mind, etc.).
a. material things.
b. immaterial things.
4. trans. To provide or match with a husband; to mate.
a. To act the part of a husband to; to become the husband of, to marry.
h - u - z - b - ə - nd
|h||h||as in hot, inhale (main stress)|
|ʌ||u||as in butter, upset|
|z||z||as in zoo, trees|
|b||b||as in big|
|ə||ə||as in another (schwa)|
|nd||nd||as in wind|
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