Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a virago; having the qualities of a virago.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a virago; having the qualities of a virago.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the qualities of a virago; termagant.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Her face kindled and reddened and dilated in every feature as she spoke, and, as I once saw her in a fine storm of indignation at the supposed ill-treatment of a relative, showed itself capable of something resembling what Milton calls the viraginian aspect.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Works

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.