Definitions for vixenish

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vixenish

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vix•enˈvɪk sən(n.)

  1. a female fox.

    Category: Mammals

  2. an ill-tempered or quarrelsome woman.

    Category: Sexuality

Origin of vixen:

1375–1425; late ME (south); r. earlier fixen, ME (north), for OE fyxe, fem. of foxfox (cf. OHG fuhsin vixen)

vix′en•ish(adj.)

vix′en•ly(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vixenish(adj)

    shrewish and malicious

    "a vixenish old woman"

Wiktionary

  1. vixenish(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a vixen; resembling a vixen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vixenish(adj)

    of or pertaining to a vixen; resembling a vixen

Translation

Find a translation for the vixenish definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these vixenish definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"vixenish." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Nov. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/vixenish>.

Are we missing a good definition for vixenish?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for vixenish: