conjugal roles

conjugal roles

the usually gendered roles of the adult partners within the CONJUGAL FAMILY. See also JOINT CONJUGAL ROLE RELATIONSHIP.
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Tonight, the rights, wrongs and wherefores of conjugal roles are scrutinised once more as independent pilates-loving woman Anne, tries to put up with life with the slightly more traditional Graham for a week, before she makes the rules in the second week.