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Word: uxorious

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


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::: buffoon - stupid person; clown
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::: perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
::: convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
::: debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
::: varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
::: onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
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::: congruent - in agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous