cuckold (plural cuckolds)
- A man married to an unfaithful wife, especially when he is unaware or unaccepting of the fact.
- Synonyms: cornuto, cuck, Thesaurus:cuckold
- cot en
- 1546, François Rabelais, The Third Book, Chapter 36
- If I never marry, I shall never be a cuckold.
- 2001, Goran V. Stanivukovic, Ovid and the Renaissance Body, page 178:
- In the early English drama, no play better approximates Ovid's contemptuous portrait of the willing cuckold than does Thomas Middleton's Chaste Maid in Cheapside (ca. 1612).
- A West Indian plectognath fish, Rhinesomus triqueter.
- The scrawled cowfish, Acanthostracion quadricornis and allied species.
- (Rhinesomus triqueter) Ostracion triqueter, smooth trunkfish
- French: cocu, cornard
- German: Gehörnter, Hahnrei, Hornträger
- Italian: cornuto, becco
- Portuguese: corno, chifrudo,cabrão
- Russian: ("horn carrier") рогоно́сец
- Spanish: cornudo
cuckold (cuckolds, present participle cuckolding; past and past participle cuckolded)
- (transitive) To make a cuckold or cuckquean of someone by being unfaithful, or by seducing their partner or spouse.
- Synonyms: cuck, horn, hornify, Thesaurus:cuckoldize
- 2008, Jeph Jacques, Questionable Content 1319: The Flimsiest of Logic ↗
- Hey, I would never cuckold one of my friends. That’s way not cool.
- French: cocufier
- Italian: fare le corna
- Portuguese: cornear, trair, pôr chifres em, chifrar
- Russian: наста́вить рога́
- Spanish: poner los cuernos, poner los cachos, poner el gorro, pegar los tarros, poner las guampas, sanchear