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English definition of “namby-pamby”


adjective     /ˌnæm.biˈpæ informal disapproving
weak , silly , or emotional : She probably regarded us as a bunch of namby-pamby liberals .Weakness and vulnerabilityStupid and sillyOf unsound mind
(Definition of namby-pamby adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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