[ sis-ee ]
/ ˈsɪs i /
noun, plural sis·sies.
Disparaging and Offensive. an effeminate boy or man.
a timid or cowardly person.
a sister, especially a younger sister.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a sissy.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sissysis·sy·ish, adjectivesis·si·ness, sis·sy·ness, noun
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I should like it best if I could just write 'Sissy' and nothing else, as I do at the end of my letters.
British Dictionary definitions for sissy
/ (ˈsɪsɪ) /
noun plural -sies
an effeminate, weak, or cowardly boy or man
effeminate, weak, or cowardlyAlso (informal or dialect): sissified, cissified
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