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Abbreviation of simpleton.



simp (plural simps)

  1. (slang) A man who foolishly overvalues a woman and puts her on a pedestal.
  2. (slang) A simple person lacking common sense; a fool or simpleton.
    • 1946, Mezz Mezzrow and Bernard Wolfe, Really the Blues, Payback Press 1999, p. 59:
      Pimps and simps would fall in from here and there and everywhere, grabbing thousand-dollar advances from the madames and leaving their lady friends in pawn.
    • 1981, Philip K. Dick, Valis, ISBN 0553205943, p. 105
      Groggy from my nap I turn on the TV and try to watch.... Morons and simps appear in the screen, drool like pinheads and waterheads....