Definition of milksop in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪlksɒp/


A man or boy who is indecisive and lacks courage: you could have respect for a man who fought for you, but none for this milksop, who backed away
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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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