henpeck


henpeck

verb

Definition of HENPECK

to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders <neighbors say she henpecked him into giving up golf and selling his clubs>
Synonyms dog, henpeck, hound, needle, peck (at)

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up henpeck? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More