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doormat

noun

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  1. a person without strength of character <a doormat who always gave in to his father's demands> Synonyms weakling, jellyfish, namby-pamby, pushover, reed, wimpRelated Words coward, milquetoast, mouse, nebbish, nervous Nellie (or nervous Nelly), pussy [slang], wuss (also wussy); sheepNear Antonyms menschAntonyms stalwart




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