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Emotional ChargePlay
Used to express disapproval for not meeting expected standards of strength or bravery. SlideHe didn't even apply for the job—he's such a wuss.
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Informal ExpressionPlay
Common in casual conversations among friends or in popular media, but not in formal settings. SlideYeah, I tapped out of the hot wing challenge. I'm a total wuss with spicy food.
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Avoid InsultsPlay
Can be seen as an insult if used about someone directly, especially if not in a joking context. SlideHe was offended when I called him a wuss for not watching the horror movie.