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Synonyms for namby-pambyˈnæm biˈpæm bi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. namby-pamby(adj)

    an insipid weakling who is foolishly sentimental

    Antonyms:
    strong

  2. namby-pamby, gutless, spineless, wishy-washy(adj)

    weak in willpower, courage or vitality

    Synonyms:
    namby-pamby, gutless, invertebrate, thornless, wishy-washy, spineless

    Antonyms:
    strong

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#33173invertebrate
#75256spineless
#99168gutless
#244600thornless

Translations for namby-pamby

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ñoño, sosoSpanish
  • gnangnanFrench
  • smidollato, sdolcinato, codardo, insulso, mollaccione, insipidoItalian

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