Cotquean

Cot"quean`

(k?t"kw?n`), n. [Cot a cottage + quean.]
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1. A man who busies himself with affairs which properly belong to women. Addison.
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2. A she-cuckold; a cucquean; a henhussy. [Obs.]
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What, shall a husband be afraid of his wife's face?
We are a king, cotquean, and we will reign in our pleasures.
B. Jonson.
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