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uk   /ˌlɪmpˈrɪs.tɪd/ us   /ˌlɪmpˈrɪs.tɪd/
used to describe a man who does not behave in the strong and determined way traditionally expected in men
offensive used to describe a man who seems, by his manner, to be gay
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