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n. pl. sis·sies
1. A person regarded as timid or cowardly.
2. Offensive A boy or man regarded as effeminate.
3. Informal Sister.
[ Diminutive of sis.]
sis′si·fied′ (-fīd′) adj.
sis′si·ness, sis′sy·ness n.
the quality of being a sissy; effeminacy
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|Noun||1.||sissiness - the trait of being effeminate (derogatory of a man); "the students associated science with masculinity and arts with effeminacy"; "Spartans accused Athenians of effeminateness"; "he was shocked by the softness of the atmosphere surrounding the young prince, arising from the superfluity of the femininity that guided him"|
emasculation - loss of power and masculinity