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henpecks

verb
present tense third-person singular of henpeck

Synonyms & Antonyms of henpecks

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

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henpecking

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“Henpecks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/henpecks. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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