Definitions

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  • n. One who chides or nags; a scold.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A female scold.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A female scold.

Etymologies

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chide +‎ -ster

Examples

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  • The new bride needs counsel to guide her

    But finds it too often denied her.

    The groom's jealous dam

    Makes family a sham,

    And glories in being a chidester.

    October 7, 2017