Noun(1) a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy(2) a hypothetical subatomic particle of large mass that interacts weakly with ordinary matter through gravitation; postulated as a constituent of the dark matter of the universe
(1) She had to harden herself so that she could get on with life instead of acting like a wimp, a selfish wimp at that.(2) In some ways I am just a scared little guy, a wimp .(3) When I was finally able to leave, after thanking the teacher like a cowardly wimp , I wondered whether the just-concluded event was a meeting of parents or a lecture on them.(4) Today I very nearly wimped out on the Lunchquest deal, thinking that I'd pop around the corner and get a sandwich instead.(5) So just why are the media wimping out exactly when tough, critical reporting is not only crucial for the functioning of democracy but is also being demanded by their audience?(6) My brother said I was wimping out if I didn't include it.(7) The relative heat of the car turned me all wimpish and I decided to head home with the shots I'd taken and spend the afternoon working on my panoramas rather than setting out again, so came back the long way and then made some more tea.(8) I wanted to take it into a whole rock show direction, but I wimped out because the whole sound is based around drum machines.(9) When everybody else re-emerges only a couple of minutes later, matted in sweat and grime, we are deeply glad to have wimped out.(10) In Idaho, nine-to-four lift hours are for wimps .(11) ‘The men here are wimps ,’ the hotel receptionist said scornfully.(12) Consequently, compared with wild mice, lab mice are wimps - slower, weaker, and less active - even if both have lived their entire lives in cages the size of a shoe box.(13) The first time, there was no one to stop me, but I wimped out.(14) To the local reporters, guys from Texas, the visiting journalistic prima donnas are just a bunch of Washington media wimps , whining about the heat.(15) He had become typecast as the wimpy , tongue-tied, floppy haired hero and this just wasn't doing it for me anymore.(16) The Christian life is not for wimps , loafers or weaklings.
(1) wimp out :: wimp uit
1. coward ::
3. chicken ::
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