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People who are considered weak, useless or unreliable - thesaurus

Synonyms

yes man

noun

someone who always agrees with people who have more power than they do, usually because they want those people to like them

paper tiger

noun

a person, organization, or country that appears to be very powerful or dangerous but in fact is weak

softie

noun

informal someone who is very emotional or very sympathetic to others

doormat

noun

informal someone who allows other people to treat them badly and does not complain

weed

noun

Britishinformal someone who is thin and weak

worm

noun

informal an insulting word for someone who is weak or dishonest

chameleon

noun

someone who changes their opinions, ideas, or behavior to fit any situation

zero

noun

informal an insulting word for someone who has no qualities that impress you

pygmy

noun

showing disapproval someone who is weak, for example because they lack influence or intelligence

lackey

noun

someone who is too willing to do whatever they are told to do, especially when the person, organization, etc. being obeyed is much more important or powerful

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a soft/an easy touch

someone who can be persuaded very easily to do something, for example to give you money

a waste of space

an insulting way of referring to someone or something that is completely useless

child

noun

someone whose character is influenced by the main political and social attitudes of a particular period of time

creampuff

noun

informal someone who is very easy to control

lapdog

noun

showing disapproval a weak person who is willing to do whatever someone else tells them to

puppet

noun

showing disapproval a person or government that a more powerful person or government supports and controls

softy

another spelling of softie

weakling

noun

showing disapproval a person or animal that is physically weak

weenie

noun

Americaninformal a wiener

wiener

noun

Americanoffensive a weak person

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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