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pussy-whip Syllabification: pus·sy-whip
Pronunciation: /ˈpo͝osē(h)wip/

Definition of pussy-whip in English:

verb

[with object] (usually as adjective pussy-whipped) vulgar slang
Henpeck (a man).
Example sentences
  • His hero, Johnny Riley, is the most pussy-whipped character I have encountered since, oooh, Stranger Than Fulham.
  • It's about the big themes, which writers today are too pussy-whipped to address.
  • ‘Defiantly rock, I'm not going to be in some pussy-whipped boy band,’ Leif told him.

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