[ frey-dee-kat ]
/ ˈfreɪ diˌkæt /
a timid, easily frightened person: often used by children.
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coward, crybaby, pushover, wimp, deserter, quitter, yellow, sissy, namby-pamby, caitiff, baby, pantywaist, weakling, chicken, pansy, wuss, jellyfish, milksop, loser, schlemiel
- fragrant orchid,
- fragrant sumac,
- frailty, thy name is woman!,
Origin of fraidy-cat
Also called scaredy-cat.
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