Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!
Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
bilby commented on the word carlwife
In his own household or someone else's?
May 27, 2011
hernesheir commented on the word carlwife
A man who interferes too much in household affairs; a cotquean. Also wifecarle. Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841.
May 26, 2011