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Often NegativePlay
Used to criticize or ridicule someone for not meeting expectations of strength or bravery. SlideHe was called a wimp for not joining the tough mudder race.
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Informal InsultPlay
It's informal and can be offensive. Be careful using it with others. SlideMy brother got mad when I jokingly called him a wimp.
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Usually PersonalPlay
Refers to someone's character or behavior, not physical appearance. SlideDespite his size, no one thought of him as a wimp.