uxoriously
adverb see uxorious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • uxoriously — adverb in a loving and uxorious manner he kept deferring uxoriously to Mary • Derived from adjective: ↑uxorious * * * adverb : in an uxorious manner : to an uxorious degree * * * uxoˈriously adverb • • • Main Entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • uxoriously — See uxorious. * * * …   Universalium

  • uxoriously — adverb In an uxorious manner …   Wiktionary

  • uxoriously — adv. as a husband that is excessively devoted to his wife …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uxoriously — ux·o·ri·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • uxorious — uxoriously, adv. uxoriousness, n. /uk sawr ee euhs, sohr , ug zawr , zohr /, adj. doting upon, foolishly fond of, or affectionately submissive toward one s wife. [1590 1600; < L uxorius, equiv. to uxor wife + ius IOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • uxorious — adjective Etymology: Latin uxorius uxorious, uxorial, from uxor wife Date: 1598 excessively fond of or submissive to a wife • uxoriously adverb • uxoriousness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • uxoriousness — See uxoriously. * * * …   Universalium

  • uxorious — [ʌk sɔ:rɪəs] adjective showing great or excessive fondness for one s wife. Derivatives uxoriously adverb uxoriousness noun Origin C16: from L. uxoriosus, from uxor wife …   English new terms dictionary

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