fraidy-cat

noun

Definition of fraidy-cat

US, informal
: someone who is very afraid of something used mainly by children or when speaking to children Don't be such a fraidy-cat!

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“Fraidy-cat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fraidy-cat. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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