Nor am I one of those pathetic “men” too wimpy to handle the grit of parenthood.
Muscular atheism has arrived; “left behind is the idealized vision of wimpy, effete philosophers.”
But in each of these cases, the moves were defensive and wimpy, aimed at preserving eroding positions and not getting hurt.
The Hollywood Reporter: “Oz the wimpy and Weak would be more like it.”
Ornstein goes a step further, saying the freshmen and their "pitchforks" will shred any wimpy compromise.
Well, when wimpy and Goldy looked out the windows and saw what was coming, it was all off.
Having the traits of a wimp; soft; weak: less wimpy version of the husband she leaves/ seats that go wimpo during cornering/ a wimpoid ballad with the refrain ''the doggone girl is mine'' (entry form 1925+, first variant 1967+, others 1960s+ and later)
A hamburger sandwich
[fr J Wellington Wimpy, an obsessive lover and seeker of such sandwiches in the Popeye comic strip]