unuxorious


unuxorious

adjective

  1. doting upon, foolishly fond of, or affectionately submissive toward one’s wife.

adjective

  1. excessively attached to or dependent on one’s wife

adj.“excessively fond of or submissive to one’s wife,” 1590s, from Latin uxorius “of or pertaining to a wife,” from uxor (genitive uxoris) “wife,” of unknown origin. Uxorial, “relating to a wife or wives,” is recorded from 1800 and sometimes is used in the sense of uxorius.

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