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 (ŭk-sôr′ē-əs, ŭg-zôr′-)
Excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife.

[From Latin uxōrius, from uxor, wife.]

ux·o′ri·ous·ly adv.
ux·o′ri·ous·ness n.
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Adv.1.uxoriously - in a loving and uxorious manneruxoriously - in a loving and uxorious manner; "he kept deferring uxoriously to Mary"
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The letter is generally used to show him up as a stuff), moralist, but with Il Dolce far Niente--in a sensuous image carefully brought within the bounds of marital propriety--mischievously, smugly, uxoriously, Hunt out-Rossettis Rossetti.
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333), where women only exist uxoriously and even Henry's vicious treatment of his step-mother, Joan of Navarre, merits merely a footnote's notice (p.