1. a violent, turbulent, or brawling woman.
2. 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.
3. violent; turbulent; brawling; shrewish.
He tamed the termagant and made her a wife instead.
Their love was tumultuous.
And sweet in the way of all short-lived things.
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