wimp out - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “wimp out”

See all translations

wimp out

informal phrasal verb with wimp /wɪmp/ verb
to decide not to do something because you are too frightened
因恐懼而不做…
I was going to do a parachute jump but I wimped out at the last minute.
我打算去跳傘,但到最後一刻我還是被嚇住了。
Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy peopleCowardly
Translations of “wimp out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 因恐惧而不做……
(Definition of wimp out from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “wimp out” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

selfless

caring more for what other people need and want rather than for what you yourself need and want

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More