wimpish

wimpy

[wim-pee]
adjective, wimpier, wimpiest.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a wimp.
Also, wimpish.


Origin:
1965–70; wimp + -y1

wimpiness, noun
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wimp (wɪmp)
 
n
informal See also wimp out a feeble ineffective person
 
[C20: of unknown origin]
 
'wimpish
 
adj
 
'wimpy
 
adj

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wimpy definition


  1. mod.
    weak; inept; square. : You are just a wimpy nerd!
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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