Synonyms of shrew
nagDictionary • After the first visit he announced that his stepmother was a shrew.
nag • My husband calls me a nag if I complain about anything.
virago • Violent wives are too easily dismissed as hysterical, man-hating viragos.
vixen • She claims she has been caricatured as a vampish vixen by the press.
harridan • She was a mean old harridan.
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harridanIf you call a woman a harridan, you mean that she is unpleasant and speaks too forcefully.
• She was a mean old harridan.
nagPeople sometimes refer to a horse as a nag.
• My husband calls me a nag if I complain about anything.
Thesaurus for shrew from the Collins English Thesaurus
any small mouse-like long-snouted mammal, such as Sorex araneus (common shrew), of the family Soricidae: order Insectivora (insectivores)