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  Definition of Common scold
  1. someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault
Similar Words: scold, scolder, nag, nagger

 

Hyponyms: harridan

 

Derivational Morphology: nag, peck, hen-peck, grouch, grumble, scold, call on the carpet, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, reprimand, jaw, dress down, call down, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast

 

 
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