Synonyms of shrew in English:

shrew


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noun

1‘Matilda has the reputation of being a shrew’

SYNONYMS
virago, dragon, termagant, vixen, cat, fishwife, witch, hellcat, she-devil, tartar, spitfire, hag, gorgon, harridan, fury, ogress, harpy
informal battleaxe, old bag, old bat, bitch, cow
Scottish, Northern Irish informal targe
archaic scold
rare Xanthippe