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harridan

noun

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a bad-tempered scolding woman
  • the film portrays the figure skater's mother as a strict and controlling harridan

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The first known use of harridan was in 1678

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“Harridan.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/harridan. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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