Definitions for uxoriousʌkˈsɔr i əs, -ˈsoʊr-, ʌgˈzɔr-, -ˌzoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ux•o•ri•ousʌkˈsɔr i əs, -ˈsoʊr-, ʌgˈzɔr-, -ˌzoʊr-(adj.)

  1. doting upon or affectionately submissive toward one's wife.

Origin of uxorious:

1590–1600; < L ūxōrius, adj. der. of ūxor wife; see -ous


Princeton's WordNet

  1. uxorious(adj)

    foolishly fond of or submissive to your wife


  1. uxorious(Adjective)

    Overly devoted or submissive to one's wife.

  2. Origin: uxorius "of or pertaining to a wife" from uxor "wife"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uxorious(adj)

    excessively fond of, or submissive to, a wife; being a dependent husband


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