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尻に敷く, しりにしく

  • shirinishiku


Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ku' ending

  • to dominate (usu. one's husband)

Examples of 尻に敷く,しりにしく in a Sentence

His wife leads him by the nose.
Tom's wife keeps him on such a short rope.
A man who asks his wife's permission before taking any action except breathing is a henpecked husband.
No wonder he is a hen - pecked husband.
She wears the trousers in that house.
Many times, a hen-pecked husband doesn't know his problems until he talks to a happy bachelor.
She dominates her husband.
He and his wife both work and his salary is lower than hers, so no wonder he is a hen-pecked husband.
He is a hen-pecked husband.

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