Translation of fishwife in Spanish:


verdulera, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfɪʃˌwaɪf/ /ˈfɪʃwʌɪf/

nounplural fishwives

informal, derogatory
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    verdulera feminine informal, derogatory
    • We speak all the time the two of us, gossiping like a couple of old fishwives.
    • We went to Venice a few days later and it was full of dirty pigeons and busloads of ghastly American tourists shrieking at each other like fishwives.
    • The final five minutes seem to shape the entire programme, when the two families get together and basically sling the mud like old fishwives.
    • Then there was a revolution in my building, with all these fishwives banging on my door because I'd insulted them.
    • We were made to sit side by side at the table and flog our biographies like fishwives.