- Slang. a person who is without courage, fortitude, or nerve; coward.
Origin of yellowbelly
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Related Words for yellow bellywimp, coward, crybaby, pushover, deserter, quitter, yellow, sissy, namby-pamby, caitiff, baby, pantywaist, weakling, chicken, pansy, wuss, jellyfish, milksop, cuckold, daisy
- dialect a native of Lincolnshire, esp of the fens
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