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weak sister

noun

Simple Definition of weak sister

  • : a member of a group that is weak or unsuccessful in comparison to others in the group

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of weak sister

  1. :  a member of a group who needs aid; also :  something weak and ineffective as compared with others in a group

Examples of weak sister in a sentence

  1. The company is no longer a weak sister among auto producers.



1857

First Known Use of weak sister

1857


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