uxor- (Latin: wife; spouse [female]).
1. In civil law, a wife; a woman lawfully married.Uxor non est sui juris, sed sub potestate viri. A legal term meaning: A wife is not her own mistress, but is under the power of her husband.
2. Et uxor, and his wife. Often abbreviated "et ux."
3. Jure uxoris, a term used in reference to a husband who brings about some legal action on behalf of his wife.
Uxor sequitur domicilium viri. A legal term meaning: A wife follows the domicile of her husband.
A condition of being sexually impotent with one's own wife but potent with other women. (See uxorovalence below for the opposite condition).
Of or pertaining to a wife or wives.
The condition of being a wife; wifehood.
The murdering of one's own wife or the man who kills his wife.
Of, relating to, or marked by the murder of one's wife.
Obsession with thoughts of killing one's wife.
Applied to or denoting residence after marriage in the area of the wife's home, family, or community.
A masochistic submissiveness to one's wife.
Excessively submissive to or devotedly attached, to a one's wife; especially in a self-effacing or submissive way.
The character or quality of being uxorious; doting or submissive fondness of one's wife.
I once knew a gander
True to his goose.
He didn't philander,
A tax imposed on male citizens in ancient Rome for not marrying.
1. A morbid domineering by one's wife; wifely tyranny. 2 Domination of a husband by a wife.
A condition of being sexually potent only with one's own wife but not with other women.