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namby-pamby

adjective uk   us   /ˌnæm.biˈpæm.bi/ informal disapproving
weak, silly, or emotional: She thinks we're a bunch of namby-pamby liberals.
Translations of “namby-pamby”
in Chinese (Traditional) 軟弱的, 愚蠢的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 软弱的, 愚蠢的…
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