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limpsy

[limp-see] /ˈlɪmp si/
adjective, Dialect
1.
flimsy; limp; weak; lazy; flaccid.
Also, limpsey, limsy
[lim-see] /ˈlɪm si/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1815-1825
1815-25, Americanism; limp2 + -sy
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