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cuckold

noun An older term for a man whose wife has been unfaithful.
 
verb To commit adultery on one’s husband; as in, to make a cuckold of one’s husband.
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If one knows enough, as Pinchwife does, one knows one is a cuckold as well as one's own cuckolder.
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By the end of the seventeenth century, the new periodical press helped to create sympathy for men with unfaithful wives, and in the more polite eighteenth century the cuckold as comic butt is to be found only occasionally.
Servants also betrayed the lovers confiden ces, propelling Mariotto Cellesi to avenge the honor of his cuckold father, and by extension that of the clan.
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