Definition of milksop in English:


Syllabification: milk·sop
Pronunciation: /ˈmilkˌsäp


  • A person who is indecisive and lacks courage.
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    • 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?

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