[kawr-noo-tid, -nyoo-] /kɔrˈnu tɪd, -ˈnyu-/
shaped like a horn.
[kawr-noot, -nyoot] /kɔrˈnut, -ˈnyut/
verb (used with object), cornuted, cornuting.
Archaic. to cuckold.
(biology) having or resembling cornua; hornlike: the cornute process of a bone
[kawr-noo-toh, -nyoo-] /kɔrˈnu toʊ, -ˈnyu-/ noun, plural cornutos. 1. a cuckold.
[kawrn-waw-lis, -wol-is] /kɔrnˈwɔ lɪs, -ˈwɒl ɪs/ noun 1. Charles, 1st Marquis, 1738–1805, British general and statesman: surrendered to Washington at Yorktown, Virginia, October 19, 1781. /kɔːnˈwɒlɪs/ noun 1. Charles, 1st Marquis Cornwallis. 1738–1805, British general in the War of American Independence: commanded forces defeated at Yorktown (1781): defeated Tipu Sahib (1791): governor general of Bengal […]
[kawrn-wawl or, esp. British, -wuh l] /ˈkɔrn wɔl or, esp. British, -wəl/ noun 1. a county in SW England. 1369 sq. mi. (3545 sq. km). 2. a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, SW of Ottawa, on the St. Lawrence. /ˈkɔːnˌwɔːl; -wəl/ noun 1. a former administrative county of SW England; became a unitary […]
/ˈkɔːnˌwɛl/ noun 1. Patricia D (aniels). born 1956, US crime novelist; her novels, many of which feature the pathologist Dr Kay Scarpetta, include Postmortem (1990), The Last Precinct (2000), and Isle of Dogs (2002)