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English definition of “shrimp”

shrimp

noun [C] (PERSON)   /ʃrɪmp/ infml
a short or small person: It’s hard to believe this sculpted athlete was once a shrimp. Note: This word can be offensive unless you are using it humorously with someone you know well.
(Definition of shrimp noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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