limpsy

adjective limp·sy \ˈlimpsē\\-msē\
variants: less commonly

limpsey

\ˈlimpsē\ or

limsy

\-msē\

Definition of limpsy

  1. 1 dialectal :  limp especially from lack of physical strength :  weak suddenly the half-frozen and lifeless body fell limpsy in their hands — Walt Whitman

  2. 2 dialectal :  lacking in energy :  lazy

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Origin and Etymology of limpsy

3limp + -sy (as in tipsy)


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