crybaby

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cry·ba·by

 (krī′bā′bē)
n. pl. cry·ba·bies
A person who cries or complains frequently with little cause.

crybaby

(ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ)
n, pl -bies
a person, esp a child, given to frequent crying or complaint

cry•ba•by

(ˈkraɪˌbeɪ bi)

n., pl. -bies.
a person who cries or complains readily or often, esp. with little cause.
[1850–55, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crybaby - a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washycrybaby - a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy
doormat, weakling, wuss - a person who is physically weak and ineffectual
2.crybaby - a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whiningcrybaby - a person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
kvetch - (Yiddish) a constant complainer
Translations
itkupilli
plačko
aanstellerhuilebalk

crybaby

[ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ] Nllorón/ona m/f

crybaby

cry baby, cry-baby [ˈkraɪbeɪbi] npleurnichard(e) m/f

crybaby

n (inf)Heulsuse f (inf)

crybaby

[ˈkraɪˌbeɪbɪ] n (fam) → piagnone/a
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