hus-been - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a term which describes a man who is married to a successful woman and who hasn't got much of an identity himself

    'The Hus-been,' explains the man who coined the phrase, GQ deputy editor Bill Prince, 'is the man for whom those wedding bells have well and truly tolled, a man who mistook his independence for handing in all of his individuality.'

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 24/02/2010