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Xanthippe Syllabification: Xan·thip·pe
Pronunciation: /zanˈTHipē/
(also Xantippe-ˈtipē)

Definition of Xanthippe in English:

( 5th century bc), wife of Socrates. Her allegedly bad-tempered behavior toward her husband made her proverbial as a shrew.

Words that rhyme with Xanthippe

chippy, clippie, dippy, drippy, grippy, hippy, Lippi, lippy, Mississippi, nippy, slippy, snippy, tippy, trippy, whippy, zippy
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