Meaning of BELDAM in English

n. Function: noun

1 a woman of advanced years FF1C; a crotchety beldam hunched over the fire FF1E;

Synonyms: dame, gammer, grandam; compare GAFFER , OLDSTER

Related Words: grandmother, granny; grand dame; matron; matriarch

Idioms: old girl

Contrasted Words: damsel, lass, maid, miss


Synonyms: HAG 2, ||bag, ||bat, biddy, crone, drab, trot, witch

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.