a violent, turbulent, or brawling woman.
(initial capital letter) 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.
a shrewish woman; scold
(as modifier): a termagant woman
Terman Ter·man (tûr’mən), Lewis Madison. 1877-1956. American psychologist who developed the intelligence quotient (IQ) as a measure of intelligence and created an English version of the tests used in the Binet-Simon scale.
operating system (terminal capabilities) A Unix database listing different types of terminal (or terminal emulation) and the character strings to send to make the terminal perform certain functions such as move the cursor up one line or clear the screen. Programs written using termcap can work on any terminal in the database which supports the […]
noun 1. a fixed or appointed day, as for the payment of money due; a quarter day.
noun 1. a word or group of words designating something, especially in a particular field, as atom in physics, quietism in theology, adze in carpentry, or district leader in politics. 2. any word or group of words considered as a member of a construction or utterance. 3. the time or period through which something lasts. […]