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synonyms for termagant
- ready to fight
- under arms
- up in arms
See also synonyms for: termagants
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How to use termagant in a sentence
More termagant now than sex goddess, she was last seen as Martha in Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Miss Gurney was not a beautiful woman at best, and her rage transformed her into a veritable termagant.In the Onyx Lobby | Carolyn Wells
Mary was placed in the charge of Shrewsbury and his termagant spouse, Bess of Hardwick.The World's Greatest Books, Vol X | Various
If she be passionate, want of manners makes her termagant and a scold, which is much at one with lunatic.An Essay upon Projects | Daniel Defoe
This was one of the rare occasions when the termagant was strangely chary about giving offence.Court Beauties of Old Whitehall | W. R. H. Trowbridge
Handsome Feilding at once proceeded to materialise his bargain, and at last the termagant was tamed.Court Beauties of Old Whitehall | W. R. H. Trowbridge
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