Meaning of “sissy” in the English Dictionary

"sissy" in British English

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sissynoun [ C ]

also cissy uk /ˈsɪs.i/ us /ˈsɪs.i/ informal disapproving

(Definition of “sissy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sissynoun [ C ]

us /ˈsɪs·i/ infml

a boy who seems to be easily frightened and not brave, or who is not interested in things boys usually like:

Dancing was for sissies when I was a kid.

(Definition of “sissy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)