What does Whimpish mean?

Adj. 1. wimpish – weak and ineffectual. wimpy. forceless, unforceful – lacking force; feeble; “a forceless argument”

What means wimpy?

Someone who’s wimpy is extremely ineffective, weak, or fearful. You might feel wimpy about declining an invitation to jump on your friend’s snowmobile without a helmet, but that’s actually a wise decision. This informal adjective is a derogatory way to describe a cowardly or physically frail person.

Is Unportable a word?

Too heavy or bulky to be (easily) carried.

What does it mean when someone is spineless?

1 : free from spines, thorns, or prickles. 2a : having no spinal column : invertebrate. b : lacking strength of character.

What does Nesh mean in British slang?

unusually susceptible to cold weather
As the other volunteer had said, nesh means “unusually susceptible to cold weather” and according to an online etymology website its roots stem from the Old English word hnesce (how on earth that spelling is pronounced is beyond me) which is defined as “weak, feeble or infirm”- how rude!

What is the opposite of wimpy?

Opposite of weak or lacking in physical strength. strong. powerful. mighty. rugged.

What is a wimpy sandwich?

wimpies : sloppy joe sandwiches, as referred to in the Wilkes-Barre area. Sometimes called “wimpy meat”. Does this come from the Popeye character (“Wimpy”) who used to eat hamburgers all the time?

What does importable mean?

im·port·ed, im·port·ing, im·ports. 1. To bring or carry in from an outside source, especially to bring in (goods or materials) from a foreign country for trade or sale. 2. Computers To receive (data) into one program from another.

What is the opposite of portable?

Opposite of able to be carried or easily moved. immobile. immovable. irremovable. nonmobile.

Is spineless a bad word?

It’s more common to call people spineless as a derogatory way of commenting on their weakness. A spineless superhero is too scared to confront the bad guys, and a spineless politician avoids conversation with critical constituents.

Is Spinelessly a word?

adj. 1. Lacking courage or willpower.

How do you say hello in Nottingham?

When I moved to Nottingham in the 1970s I made these annotations on a selection of typical phrases used by local colleagues and neighbours….Nottingham colloquial translations to regular English.

Nottingham English
Ay-up Hello
Ay-up miduk Hello (usually, but not exclusively, to a female)
Ay-up yooth Hello (usually to a young male)


Are We missing a good definition for wimpish?

Are we missing a good definition for wimpish? Don’t keep it to yourself… The ASL fingerspelling provided here is most commonly used for proper names of people and places; it is also used in some languages for concepts for which no sign is available at that moment.

Which is the best synonym for the word wimpish?

1 lacking bodily strength. not impressed by his wimpish physique. Synonyms for wimpish. asthenic, debilitated, delicate, down-and-out, effete, enervated,

What does the word Wimpy mean in English?

Wimpish means the same as wimpy . COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers Collins! Collins! main or mane? Drag the correct answer into the box. The horse’s can be washed at the same time as his body. dew or due? Which version is correct? The results are dew at the end of the month.

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