henpeck (someone)

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henpeck (someone)

Of a woman, to thoroughly and continually dominate, intimidate, bully, or browbeat (a man), especially her boyfriend, partner, or husband. Janet is usually so nice, but when she's around her husband, she just henpecks him relentlessly.
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I'M not saying the moosus henpecks me but I've asked when I die for my favourite song to be played at my funeral, 'I Did It Her Way.' At least she always lets me have the last word....'Yes.'