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cornute


cornute


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cornute  \Cor"nute\  (k?r"n?t  or  k?r-n?t"),  Cornuted  \Cor*nut"ed\ 
  (k?r-n?"t?d),  a.  [L.  cornutus  horned,  from  cornu  horn.] 
  1.  Bearing  horns;  horned;  horn-shaped. 
 
  2.  Cuckolded.  [R.]  ``My  being  cornuted.''  --LEstrange. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cornute  \Cor*nute"\  (k?r-n?t"),  v.  t. 
  To  bestow  horns  upon  to  make  a  cuckold  of  to  cuckold. 
  [Obs.]  --Burton.