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  • n. Plural form of virago.

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Examples

  • In this she was quite unlike the rest of the girls and women of the Folk, who were born viragos.

    CHAPTER X

  • Latest from Radio 4's manic emailing viragos, touching on loneliness, breast cancer and homelessness.

    Sue Arnold's audiobook choice | reviews

  • It made her wonder if such extreme kindness in men brought out the worst in their women, turning potential pussycats into cruel viragos.

    One Flight Up

  • The contemporaries of half our fiercest viragos of fifty, may assure you that, at fifteen, they were all softness and sweetness.

    Camilla

  • Both shows depict “real” women as little better than bitchy, competitive, backstabbing viragos obsessed with their looks and incapable of conversation topics that run deeper than their own lip gloss.

    "Crowned": The CW's Beauty and the...Eek!

  • Between the towering fashion models, overachieving career viragos and basketball-player-sized transsexuals, there are more oversized chicks with giant trotters per square mile than anywhere else in the world.

    Brava for Big-Footed Broads!

  • She's got her sights set on Hillary Clinton, and it's going to get ugly, with the hurling of dangerous words like viragos and cathexis and — my personal favorite — "sycophantish":

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • Aside from the stylish Huma Abedin, there's definitely something weird and cultish in the sycophantish cathexis onto Hillary of the many nerds, geeks and vengeful viragos who run her campaign -- sometimes to her detriment, as with the recent ham-handed playing of the clichéd gender card.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • "Something weird and cultish in the sycophantish cathexis onto Hillary of the many nerds, geeks and vengeful viragos who run her campaign..."

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • Althouse: "Something weird and cultish in the sycophantish cathexis onto Hillary of the many nerds, geeks and vengeful viragos who run her campaign..."

    "Something weird and cultish in the sycophantish cathexis onto Hillary of the many nerds, geeks and vengeful viragos who run her campaign..."

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