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People who are considered weak, useless or unreliable - synonyms or related words

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, especially in a weak or silly way

doormat

noun

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

dead loss

noun

Britishinformal someone or something that is completely useless

weed

noun

Britishinformal someone who is thin and weak

puppet

noun

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

chameleon

noun

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

zero

noun

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

a waste of space

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

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sharewashing

a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits

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textable

open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text

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