Definition of Xanthippe in English:


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Pronunciation: /zanˈθɪpi
(also Xantippe /-ˈtɪpi/)
( 5th century bc), wife of the philosopher Socrates. She is remembered for her allegedly bad-tempered behaviour towards her husband.

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Word of the day hypnopompic
Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up