1. a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
Derivationally related forms:
squawk (for: ↑squawker), ↑grumble (for: ↑grumbler), ↑bellyache (for: ↑bellyacher), ↑snivel (for: ↑sniveller), ↑moan (for: ↑moaner), ↑complain (for: ↑complainer), ↑whine (for: ↑whiner)
Hyponyms: ↑kvetch
2. a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy
Syn: ↑wimp, ↑chicken
Derivationally related forms: ↑chicken (for: ↑chicken), ↑wimpy (for: ↑wimp)
Hypernyms: ↑weakling, ↑doormat, ↑wuss

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