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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Namby-pamby(0.01202 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Namby-pamby.
English → English (WordNet)
adj : weak in willpower [syn: spineless, wishy-washy]
n : an insipid weakling who is foolishly sentimental
English → English (gcide)
Namby-pamby \Nam"by-pam`by\, n. [From Ambrose Phillips, in
ridicule of the extreme simplicity of some of his verses.]
Talk or writing which is weakly sentimental or affectedly
Namby-pamby \Nam"by-pam`by\, a.
1. Affectedly pretty; weakly sentimental; finical; insipid.
Namby-pamby madrigals of love. --W. Gifford.
2. Indecisive or weak; lacking firmness or resolve; -- of
actions and policies.