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Dictionary entry overview: What does termagant mean?
• TERMAGANT (noun)
The noun TERMAGANT has 1 sense:
1. a scolding nagging bad-tempered woman
Familiarity information: TERMAGANT used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A scolding nagging bad-tempered woman
Nouns denoting people
Hypernyms ("termagant" is a kind of...):
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "termagant"):
virago (a noisy or scolding or domineering woman)
yenta ((Yiddish) a vulgar shrew; a shallow coarse termagant)
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