wuss


wuss

noun \ˈws\

: a weak or cowardly person

plural wuss·es also wus·sies

Full Definition of WUSS

:  wimp
wussy adjective

Variants of WUSS

wuss also wus·sy \ˈw-sē\

Examples of WUSS

  1. Don't be such a wuss.
  2. <teased him for being a wuss when he failed the push-up test in gym class>

Origin of WUSS

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1976

Related to WUSS

Synonyms
softy (or softie), wimp, weakling (also wussy)
Antonyms
powerhouse

Rhymes with WUSS

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