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Word: uxorious

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


More Vocab Words

::: suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
::: slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
::: circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
::: subsequent - following in time or order; later
::: bulwark - strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
::: blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
::: farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
::: prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
::: festive - joyous; celebratory; relating to a feast or festival
::: distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion