OTHER WORDS FROM shrewishshrew·ish·ly, adverbshrew·ish·ness, nounun·shrew·ish, adjective
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As played by Jessalyn Gilsig, Terri is “the shrewish, nagging wife from hell,” as Maureen Ryan of the Chicago Tribune wrote.
I could have borne a shrewish tongue better, possibly because I could have answered it better.Rhoda Fleming, Complete|George Meredith
The door opens and his landlady—a shrewish, sharp faced woman of 40—appears.A Parody Outline of History|Donald Ogden Stewart
The baronet was a pale-faced, hunchback, lame creature, with a shrewish expression and a pair of brilliant grey eyes.The Pagan's Cup|Fergus Hume