A harsh-tempered or overbearing woman.
I love the etymology of this word: Taken to be from Latin tri- three + vagant- wandering, and to refer to the moon ‘wandering’ between heaven, earth, and hell under the three names Selene, Artemis, and Persephone..
“Order was restored after the removal of the the shrieking termagant from the court.”
“He would do anything to avoid her termagant mother.”
Nothingburger (noun) (Chiefly US)
A person or thing of no importance, value, or substance. Now esp.: something which, contrary to expectations, turns out to be insignificant or unremarkable.
1950s: from nothing and burger. Added to the OED October 2018.
Minimal government; specifically a (hypothetical) form of government that does not interfere with individual rights and civil liberties, and that has itself no right to levy taxes upon legitimately acquired property.
1960s; earliest use found in Ralph Borsodi (1888–1977). From min- + -archy.