Definitions

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  • v. Past participle of pussywhip
  • adj. Submissive to or dominated by one's wife or other female partner, frequently with the connotation that this submissive behavior is for the prospect of sex.

Etymologies

First attested 1956. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • So much so, that she could call me "pussywhipped" when in one conversation I described my duties around the house.

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  • My mother in law once called someone "pussywhipped" in conversation and when we all stopped to stare at her, she turned with a blank look and said "What?

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  • Everyone from that time will accurately tell you that I was seriously pussywhipped.

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  • Rod used it in his hit "Hot Legs" when he sang "are ya pussywhipped?" but had to record two versions -- one without it -- for the censors of the late 70s.

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  • Her softness, her cuddliness, and her one imagines impeccable personal hygiene are offered in stark counterpoint to the sour mien of seventh-billed Elizabeth Russell, cast as the wife of pussywhipped prof Ralph Morgan, a professional rival to Chaney, Jr.'s "mental giant."

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  • Haven't you ever heard of someone being pussywhipped?

    I Can't Seem to Stop....

  • We don't care what polls you wimps read; you've been pussywhipped by Pelosi and the new Democrat majority into wavering in your support for the nation's business in Iraq.

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  • Sounds like the work of a severely pussywhipped lads mag staffer eternally strapped into his multimedia beat seat, dextrous of digit and nothing else.

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  • I kind of tend to think that his brave speech got spun negatively by the press to paint him as a "politically-opportunistic pussywhipped flip-flopper," and the scummy slandering Republican got elected.

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  • Given his demeanor, my bet is that Mrs. Brooks has him completely pussywhipped and he takes it out in print.

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