wussy

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Etymology[edit]

1980. During travel to a NE Patriots game to sell pretzels at the game, three individuals in Canton, Massachusetts (David Francis, Mark Mooney, and Steven Haas) sought to create a new word that they would begin using. It was decided to combine the term "wimp" and "pussy" to come up with the new term. The term was used with high frequency and was picked up and spread. blend of wimp +‎ pussy or blend of woman +‎ pussy.

Adjective[edit]

wussy ‎(comparative wussier, superlative wussiest)

  1. (informal) In a weak or timid manner, in the manner of a wuss.

Noun[edit]

wussy ‎(plural wussies)

  1. (informal) A wuss; a person who refuses to perform a particular task due to an unreasonable fear.

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