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wimp

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwimpwimp1 /wΙͺmp/ noun [countable] informal πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 BRAVEsomeone who has a weak character and is afraid to do something difficult or unpleasant πŸ”Š Don’t be such a wimp!2 STRONG PERSONa man who is thin and physically weak β€”wimpish, wimpy adjective
Examples from the Corpus
wimpβ€’ No wonder Graham was a bit of a wimp.β€’ Jack supposed he was a bit of a wimp, with his dislike of rugby and love of photography.β€’ Which man wants to admit that he's a wimp and needs to assert himself?β€’ He seemed angry with her for some reason but John's a wimp.β€’ Don't be such a wimp, Simon. Tell her you want to break up.β€’ Knowing full well that I was a wimp at heart, it was refreshing to be treated as something else.β€’ What a wimp, I thought.β€’ Because they don't risk money, corporate financiers are considered wimps by traders.β€’ Today, the high-powered financiers on whom Michael Douglas's character was modelled might add that tax is also for wimps.
wimpwimp2 verb πŸ”Š πŸ”Š β†’ wimp outβ†’ See Verb table
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Verb table
wimp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywimp
he, she, itwimps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywimped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave wimped
he, she, ithas wimped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad wimped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wimp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have wimped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam wimping
he, she, itis wimping
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you, we, theyare wimping
Past
I, he, she, itwas wimping
you, we, theywere wimping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been wimping
he, she, ithas been wimping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been wimping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be wimping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been wimping
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