milksop

noun milk·sop \ ˈmilk-ˌsäp \

Definition of milksop

:an unmanly man :mollycoddle

Origin and Etymology of milksop

Middle English, literally, bread soaked in milk


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milksop

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Definition of milksop for English Language Learners

  • : a weak boy or man


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