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泼妇
Simplified 泼妇
Traditional 潑婦
Pin Yin
po1 fu4
English
  • shrew
  • vixen
  • [Law] shrew; termagant; vixen
Examples:
1. 厚脸皮 [不知廉耻] 的泼妇,荡妇
A brazen [shameless] hussy
2. 泼妇被当作粗野、彪悍的骂街妇的女人
A woman regarded as coarse and shrewishly abusive.
3. 我并不讨厌北方人,我认为媚兰小姐是对的,另外那些泼妇是不对的。
I got nothing against the Yankees and I think Miss Melly was right and the rest of those lady wild cats wrong.
4. 遇见了这个泼妇骂街,算我倒霉。
I was unlucky to have met the shrew shouting abuse in the street
5. 宁可住在房顶的角上,也不在宽敞的房子与泼妇
It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house.
6. 那个泼妇成天跟人吵架。
That bitch is always quarreling.
7. 那个本来挺和蔼的女孩结婚后成为了一个泼妇
The nice girl he had married grew into a shrew.
8. 那个泼妇用恶毒的流言蜚语来败坏他的名声。
The shrew discredited his name with ugly gossip
9. 一个人在家里受惯了泼妇的教训,到外面是最容易处处随和,事事顺从。
Those men are most apt to be obsequious and conciliating abroad, who are under the discipline of shrews at home.
10. 每当她站起来讲话时,他们就大叫“把这个泼妇轰出去。”
Whenever she rose to her feet to speak, they would chant "Ditch the bitch."