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wittol (n.)

"compliant cuckold," late 15c., witewold, probably from witen "to know" (see wit (v.)) + ending from noun cuckold (Middle English cokewold).

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Definitions of wittol

wittol (n.)
an archaic term for a cuckold who knows about his wife's infidelity but tolerates it;
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