cornute

transitive verb
cor·​nute | \(ˈ)kȯr¦n(y)üt\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of cornute 

(Entry 1 of 3)

archaic

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

cornute

noun
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plural -s

Definition of cornute (Entry 2 of 3)

: something forked or having horns: such as

a : cuckold entry 1 sense 1 — compare horn sense 4b

b [ Late Latin cornutus, from Latin ] : dilemma especially : a sophistical dilemma

cornute

adjective
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Definition of cornute (Entry 3 of 3)

botany

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History and Etymology for cornute

Transitive verb

Latin cornutus horned, from cornu horn

Noun

Latin cornutus horned

Adjective

Latin cornutus

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