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Word: uxorious

Definition: excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife


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::: lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
::: decant - pour off gently (wine or liquid)
::: partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
::: accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
::: oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
::: institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
::: deflect - turn aside; turn away from a straight course
::: magisterial - authoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
::: somatic - pertaining to the body; bodily; physical
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven