One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was at the mercy of his overbearing wife’
domineering, dominating, autocratic, tyrannical, despotic, heavy-handed, oppressive, high-handed, bullying, high and mighty, lordly, lording it, officious, masterful, dictatorial, bossy, imperious, pontifical, pompous, peremptory, arrogant, cocksure, proud, overproud, overweening, presumptuous, opinionated, dogmatic
informal pushy, throwing one's weight about, cocky
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