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pissant Line breaks: piss|ant
Pronunciation: /ˈpɪsant/
US & Australian vulgar slang

Definition of pissant in English:

noun

An insignificant or contemptible person or thing.

adjective

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Phrases

(as) game as a pissant

1
Australian vulgar slang Brave or foolhardy: you always were game as a pissant
More example sentences
  • Courageous little men, or small dogs with lots of fight in them, are game as pissants.
  • Mate, you are game as a pissant.
  • The old white lady makes you as game as a pissant.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in sense 'an ant'): from piss + -ant.

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