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jellyfish

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a person without strength of character
  • a jellyfish who was afraid to tell her boss that her latest brainstorm was just plain bad

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The first known use of jellyfish was in 1818

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“Jellyfish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jellyfish. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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