Definition of BATTLE-AX

a bad-tempered scolding woman <at the office he's very much the take-charge executive; at home he meekly cowers before his battle-ax wife>
Synonyms battle-ax (or battle-axe), dragon lady, fury, harpy, harridan, termagant, virago, vixen

Variants of BATTLE-AX

battle–ax or battle–axe
March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
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