[ wim-pee ]
/ ˈwɪm pi /
adjective, wimp·i·er, wimp·i·est.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a wimp.
mean-spirited, chicken, yellow, cowardly, dastardly, fearful, gutless, lily-livered, pusillanimous, scared, timorous, weak-kneed, wimpy, wussy, yellow-bellied
- wimp out,
- wimshurst machine,
- win by a nose,
- win hands down,
- win on points
Origin of wimpy
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