a scolding nagging bad-tempered woman
producing a good profit
talking too much, especially about unimportant things
to shorten; to condense
wordy; using or containing more words than necessary
To call forth
the quality of being final or definitely settled
with little or no preparation or forethought
having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy
A correction; a change in a written text.
incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch
characteristic of a particular language
An oath or exclamation. Usually rude or profane.
easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
To give, do, or take in return, act with a back-forward motion.
full of longing; yearning; wishful
a sudden outburst (as of protest)
a trick,excuse, or deception used to escape something unpleasant
cheap and shoddy