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Summary. The idiom henpecked is a rude adjective to describe someone (usually a man) who is perpetually bullied or nagged by another (usually a wife or girlfriend).
henpeck (someone) Of a woman, to thoroughly and continually dominate, intimidate, bully, or browbeat (a man), especially her boyfriend, partner, or husband. Of a man, thoroughly and continually dominated, intimidated, bullied, or browbeaten by a woman, especially his wife or girlfriend.
/ ˈhɛnˌpɛkt /. |. browbeaten, bullied, or intimidated by one's wife, girlfriend, etc.: a henpecked husband who never dared to contradict his wife.