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battle–ax

noun
variants: or

battle–axe

Synonyms and Antonyms of battle–ax

  1. 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 of battle–ax battle-ax (or battle-axe), dragon lady, fury, harpy, harridan, termagant, virago, vixenWords Related to battle–ax fishwife, gorgon; carper, castigator, caviler (or caviller), censurer, critic, faultfinder, nitpicker, railer, scold; belittler, derider, detractor; pettifogger, quibbler


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of battle–ax


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