|Flashcards: Latin Derivatives|
of, pertaining to, or befitting a wife
Now and then he would try to convince her that ironing his cotton shirts was one of her uxorial duties, but always to no avail.
Related English word: uxorious (excessively fond of or foolishly submissive towards one's wife)
Latin root word: uxorius, uxoria, uxorium - of a wife; (too) devoted to one’s wife; uxor, uxoris, f. - wife