Synonyms of shrew in English:

shrew

noun

  • Matilda has the reputation of being a shrew
    virago, dragon, termagant, vixen, cat, fishwife, witch, hellcat, she-devil, tartar, spitfire, hag, gorgon, harridan, fury, ogress, harpy
    informal battleaxe, old bag, old bat, bitch
    archaic scold
    rare Xanthippe
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