Complete Definition of "uxorious"

English

Etymology
L. uxorius "of or pertaining to a wife" from uxor "wife"

Pronunciation
IPA|/ÉkËsoɹiÉs/, /ÉgËzoɹiÉs/
rfap

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Overly devoted or submissive to one's wife.

#*1991, The Advertiser, 12 Oct.,
#*:She was the cross her cuckolded, incompatible husband had to bear, and he wasâbeneath those fantastic uniformsâthe pathetic, uxorious human aggregate of love and good intentions, which, quite frankly, bored her most of the time.

Synonyms
doting
pussy whipped

See also
avuncular
fraternal
maternal
paternal
sisterly
sororal
uxorial
uxoricide

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