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noun cuck·old \ˈkə-kəld, -(ˌ)kōld\

Simple Definition of cuckold

  • : a man whose wife has sex with someone else : a man's whose wife commits adultery

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cuckold

  1. :  a man whose wife is unfaithful


transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of cuckold

Middle English cokewold

First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with cuckold

acold, age-old, ahold, all told, behold, bifold, billfold, black gold, blindfold, blue mold, bread mold, choke hold, controlled, Cotswold, eightfold, enfold, fanfold, fivefold, fool's gold, foothold, fourfold, freehold, gatefold, go gold, green mold, handhold, head cold, household, ice-cold, infold, knock cold, leaf mold, leasehold, make bold, ninefold, old gold, onefold, on hold, pinfold, potholed, roothold, scaffold, sheepfold, sixfold, slime mold, stokehold, stone-cold, stronghold, take hold, tenfold, threefold, threshold, toehold, twice-told, twofold, unfold, unmold, untold, uphold, white gold, whole-souled, withhold

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a block used as a base for a statue

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