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milksop Syllabification: milk·sop
Pronunciation: /ˈmilkˌsäp/

Definition of milksop in English:


A person who is indecisive and lacks courage.
Example sentences
  • Since there are few lawyers without sin it will be more and more difficult, as a result of congressional hearings, to appoint anyone but a moronic milksop.
  • Any chance they have to portray a male opponent as a milksop, they do it.
  • You let your milksop of a brother handle the interrogation?

Words that rhyme with milksop

Aesop • sweetsop
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