Sentence Examples


  • A self-employed business owner who is the sole breadwinner for a family of six needs much more life insurance than an unmarried man who is simply looking for a way to make sure his funeral expenses will be paid after his death.
  • The amount of money the primary breadwinner from the marriage earns can greatly influence the eventual amount of alimony the other partner is awarded.
  • As the primary breadwinner in her marriage, it is expected that her divorce may turn into a battle over alimony payments and the division of assets.
  • A less common option is for the mother to become the sole family breadwinner while the father assumes the role of "househusband."
  • With the new status as breadwinner came a need for practical undergarments.