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Like, a word or term for the resultant state of a man who has been completely charmed by a woman and brought under her control, or even a term for the act wherein a woman renders a man in such a state. Is there anything at all?

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There are many words or phrases that have overtones of being dominated rather than charmed but I can only suggest three that have a more positive feeling of being delightfully charmed:

bewitched

from bewitch = to attract or interest someone a lot so that you have the power to influence them

Cambridge dictionary

captivated

from captivate = to hold the attention of someone by being extremely interesting, exciting, charming, or attractive

Cambridge dictionary

enchanted = made to feel delightfully pleased or charmed; placed under or as if under a magic spell

Merriam Webster

Of these three I like captivated because it lacks the connotations of magic that sometimes accompany enchanted or bewitched

The woman enchants, bewitches or captivates.

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A vamp is a

a woman who uses her charm or wiles to seduce and exploit men. (Websters)

"Vamped", may well describe what you're looking for.

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I'd say "he has become his wife's puppet". Not specific for the situation described in the OP, a puppet refers to "anyone whose behavior is determined by the will of others". TFD

or

  • He has become "a meek" or "submissive husband".
  • meek - easily imposed on; submissive.
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Some more positive words could be:

  • wooed
  • enamored
  • swept off his feet

Others with some negative undertones:

  • sugaring
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    Neither of the first two is specifically about a man who has been charmed by a woman. Nov 26, 2020 at 6:20

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