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henpeck

verb

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to subject (someone) to constant scoldings and sharp reminders
  • my doctor henpecked me into adopting a healthier lifestyle

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The first known use of henpeck was in 1671

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“Henpeck.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/henpeck. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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