battleaxe Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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battleaxenoun [C]

UK (US battle-ax) uk   /ˈbæt.l̩.æks/  us   /ˈbæt̬-/

battleaxe noun [C] (WEAPON)

a ​large axe used as a ​weapon in the past

battleaxe noun [C] (WOMAN)

a ​frightening and ​unpleasantolder woman with ​strongopinions: Our ​headmistress was a ​real old battleaxe.
(Definition of battleaxe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “battleaxe”
in Chinese (Simplified) 武器, 战斧,大斧…
in Chinese (Traditional) 武器, 戰斧,大斧…
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