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cornute

transitive verb cor·nute \(ˈ)kȯr¦n(y)üt\

Definition of cornute

-ed/-ing/-s

archaic

  1. :  to bestow horns upon :  make a cuckold of :  cuckold

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Origin and Etymology of cornute

Latin cornutus horned, from cornu horn


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cornute

noun cor·nute \"\

Definition of cornute

plural

-s

  1. :  something forked or having horns: such as a :  1cuckold 1 — compare horn 4b b [Late Latin cornutus, from Latin] :  dilemma; especially :  a sophistical dilemma

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Origin and Etymology of cornute

Latin cornutus horned


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cornute

adjective cor·nute \"\

Definition of cornute

botany

  1. :  cornuted

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Origin and Etymology of cornute

Latin cornutus


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