Meaning of “squeamish” in the English Dictionary

"squeamish" in British English

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squeamishadjective

uk /ˈskwiː.mɪʃ/ us /ˈskwiː.mɪʃ/

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

"squeamish" in American English

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squeamishadjective

us /ˈskwi·mɪʃ/

easily upset or disgusted by things or actions you find unpleasant:

Dad was squeamish about killing roaches.

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