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Another word for termagant

  1. A person, traditionally a woman, who persistently nags or criticizes

      1. A woman regarded as coarse and shrewishly abusive.
      2. A woman who sells fish
      1. Violent anger; wild rage
      2. Violent anger; rage.
      3. Violent or frenzied action:
      1. (Greek Mythology) One of several loathsome, voracious monsters with the head and trunk of a woman and the tail, wings, and talons of a bird.
      2. (Gr. Myth.) Any of several hideous, filthy, rapacious winged monsters with the head and trunk of a woman and the tail, legs, and talons of a bird
      3. A shrewish woman.
      1. One who persistently nags or criticizes:
      2. A person, esp. a woman, who habitually uses abusive language
      1. An ill-tempered, nagging woman: a scold.
      2. Any of various small, chiefly insectivorous mammals of the family Soricidae, resembling a mouse but having a long pointed snout and small eyes and ears.
      3. A scolding, bad-tempered woman
      1. A woman regarded as noisy, scolding, or domineering.
      2. (Archaic) A strong, manlike woman; amazon
      3. A quarrelsome, shrewish woman; scold
      1. A female fox.
      2. A woman regarded as quarrelsome or ill-tempered.
      3. An ill-tempered, shrewish, or malicious woman
      1. A heavy broad-headed ax formerly used as a weapon.
      2. A heavy ax with a wide blade, formerly used as a weapon of war
      3. (Slang) A woman who is harsh, domineering, etc.
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