henpecked

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hen·peck

 (hĕn′pĕk′)
tr.v. hen·pecked, hen·peck·ing, hen·pecks Informal
To dominate or harass (someone, usually a man) with persistent nagging.

henpecked

(ˈhɛnˌpɛkd)
adj
(of a man) continually harassed or tormented by the persistent nagging of a woman (esp his wife)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.henpecked - harassed by persistent nagging
submissive - inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination; "submissive servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers with more submissive people"

henpecked

Translations
زوجٌ خاضِع لزوجته
pod pantoflem
papucs
beittur ofríki, kúgaîur
pod papučou

henpecked

[ˈhenpekt] ADJdominado por su mujer
a henpecked husbandun marido dominado por su mujer, un calzonazos (Sp)

henpecked

[ˈhɛnˌpɛkt] adj (fam) he is henpeckedè succube della moglie

hen

(hen) noun
1. the female farmyard fowl. Hens lay eggs.
2. the female of any bird. The hen is sitting on the nest; (also adjective) a hen blackbird.
ˈhen party noun
a party for women only, often just before one of them gets married (for men see stag party).
ˈhenpecked (-pekt) adjective
(of a man) ruled by his wife. a henpecked husband.