English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sissy

Sissy :
sissie
- sissiesissies
 

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Noun(1) a timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive
Adjective(1) having unsuitable feminine qualities

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(1) Well, I love to hear the throaty growl of the diesel engines as they warn vans and sissy pick-ups to get out of the way.(2) Dr Tiplady, the local physician, once found me running home in tears, and told the the boys who were chasing me that I was just a big sissy .(3) Luke grinned, and started singing, ÔÇÿGerald is a sissy .ÔÇÖ(4) I screamed like a sissy when I was trapped with all those spiders.(5) He deemed it necessary to make statements that conveyed the basic message that saving bunnies was wimpy, sissy stuff.(6) They go out dancing and drive around on sissy motorbikes and see who can grow their hair the longest.(7) Most kids are brought up to regard cricket as a sissy game, most kids never even get to play.(8) The only items on the menu would be chicken-fried steak and beer, and anyone who tried to order vegetables would be laughed at and called a sissy .(9) Don't be a sissy , go with him, his inner voice rebuked.(10) If you're looking for a place to drink ale and not sissy drinks, come here.(11) They don't want to be the sissified little city slicker.(12) His fans insisted that his naturalism and his underplaying refuted any residual sissiness that might be associated with acting.(13) I sat down with the only female recruiter in the office, in the hopes that she'd be less inclined to perceive my general sissiness than her male counterparts.(14) No room for cissies in the Association, said they.(15) By the close of the nineteenth century, a recognizably masculine ideal had emerged in contradistinction to effeminate or sissified males.(16) It is sissiness that frightens, enrages and offends the men.
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(1) sissy boy ::
sissie seuntjie
Synonyms
Noun
1. coward ::
lafaard
2. weakling ::
swakkeling
3. milksop ::
lafbek
4. namby-pamby ::
soet net
5. baby ::
baba
6. wimp ::
wimp
8. chicken ::
hoender
9. milquetoast ::
onseker wankel moedige man
10. mama's boy ::
mamma se seuntjie
11. pantywaist ::
pantywaist
12. twinkie ::
Twinkie
13. crybaby ::
Tjank balie
Adjective
15. effeminate ::
wellustelinge
16. effete ::
uitgeput
17. unmanly ::
onmannelijk
Antonyms
1. hero ::
held
2. stalwart ::
staatmaker
3. valiant ::
dapper
Different Forms
sissies, sissy
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