work spouse


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work spouse

Someone's closest friend, companion, or confidante at a job. Meg is definitely my work spouse—we are totally inseparable, and she's the first person I call when I have an issue with my computer or need advice before a meeting.
See also: work
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A work spouse is a co-worker, usually of the opposite s3x that someone has a close relationship with.
Having a work spouse means you've got a cheerleader when work is tough, a sounding block, someone to go to if you get awful news and someone to talk to if you have problems at home.
Most work spouse relationships start out innocently: most people never expect it to turn into an affair or romantic relationship and are devastated if that does happen.
This doesn't mean all work spouse relationships are dangerous but it does mean it's more probable there will be some sort of 'moment' when one or both will be tempted to cross the line.
Percentage of Spouses Working in the Business by Whether Children Work in the Business Spouse P-value for P-value Children Work Spouse Does not Chi-Square for Gamma in Business Works Work Test Test Full-time 7.