Definitions for pantywaistˈpæn tiˌweɪst
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Informal. an effeminate man; sissy.
(formerly) a child's undergarment consisting of short pants and a shirt that buttoned together at the waist.
Origin of pantywaist:
sissy, pantywaist, pansy, milksop, Milquetoast(noun)
a timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive
A children's undergarment composed, in part, of panties attached to a waistband.
An ineffectual, weak, or timid person, especially a boy or young man; a sissy.
Weak, timid, effeminate, ineffectual.
His rough, burly father was mortified by the lad's pantywaist behavior.
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