uxorial [uhk-sawr-ee-uh l, -sohr-, uhg-zawr-, -zohr-] Word Origin adjective

  1. of or relating to a wife; typical of or befitting a wife.

Origin of uxorial 1790–1800; Latin ūxōri(us) pertaining to a wife + -al1 Related formsux·o·ri·al·ly, adverb British Dictionary definitions for uxorial uxorial adjective

  1. of or relating to a wifeuxorial influence

Derived Formsuxorially, adverbWord Origin for uxorial C19: from Latin uxor wife

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