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fishwife

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈfɪʃ.waɪf/ (plural fishwives) UK old-fashioned
a loud, unpleasant woman
Translations of “fishwife”
in Chinese (Traditional) 駡街的潑婦, 粗野的女人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 骂街的泼妇, 粗野的女人…
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