Meaning of termagant
Pronunciation: (tûr'mu-gunt), [key]
- a violent, turbulent, or brawling woman.
- (cap.) a mythical deity popularly believed in the Middle Ages to be worshiped by the Muslims and introduced into the morality play as a violent, overbearing personage in long robes.
- violent; turbulent; brawling; shrewish.
- termagant (Thesaurus)