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wimpiness

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1 the quality or state of lacking physical strength or vigor
  • in the annals of boxing, a sport where participants are not exactly known for their wimpiness, he is remembered as a particularly powerful slugger

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2 the quality or state of lacking strength of will or character
  • her desire to do the right thing was countered by a moral wimpiness

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“Wimpiness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wimpiness. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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