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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 shrew·ish /ˈʃruɪʃ, ||ˈsru-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shrew·ish a. having the qualities of a shrew; having a scolding disposition; froward; peevish.
    My wife is shrewish when I keep not hours.   --Shak.
 -- Shrew*ish*ly, adv. -- Shrew*ish*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : continually complaining or faultfinding; "a shrewish wife";
            "nagging parents" [syn: nagging]