sissified

adjective

sis·​si·​fied ˈsi-si-ˌfīd How to pronounce sissified (audio)
: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a sissy

Examples of sissified in a Sentence

learned the hard way that using the recommended safety gear was sensible, not sissified

Word History

First Known Use

1898, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sissified was in 1898

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Cite this Entry

“Sissified.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sissified. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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