Examples of wimp in a Sentence
just because you can't lift 300 pounds doesn't mean you're a wimp
what kind of wimp would just give in to peer pressure?
Recent Examples of wimp from the Web
What a wimp, that D.J. Finau wasn’t going to let a little thing like a grotesquely dislocated ankle keep him out of his first Masters.
Standing alone in the breach, is Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, no wimp on using force, but a believer in trying all other options first.
So, yeah, some of these guys are real losers and real wimps, OK?
Captain America begins as Steve Rogers—a man with the heart of a god and the body of a wimp.
Some accuse him of being a wimp or somehow deranged.
Then there are the wimps who won’t stand up to Pyongyang.
That’s the problem with you liberals—you’re a bunch of wimps.
Flaked oats softened the body a tad, without reducing it to a flabby wimp.
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Origin and Etymology of wimp
First Known Use: 1920See Words from the same year
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Definition of wimp for English Language Learners
: a weak person who lacks confidence, courage, etc.
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