pipsqueak


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pipsqueak

(ˈpɪpˌskwiːk)
n
informal a person or thing that is insignificant or contemptible
[C20: from pip2 + squeak]
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pip•squeak

(ˈpɪpˌskwik)

n.
Informal. a contemptibly small or unimportant person.
[1895–1900]
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Translations

pipsqueak

[ˈpɪpskwiːk] Nfantoche m, pintamonas mf inv
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pipsqueak

n (inf)Winzling m (inf)
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This pipsqueak politician is about as useful as a trouser cough in a bottle.
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How sickening that a pipsqueak opportunist like Davidson is seeking to undermine such sacrifices for her own political gain.
The woodland fairies flying among the trees teased the little tree and called it "pipsqueak." All the larger trees were selected for regal venues, one for the Nutcracker Ballet, one for Saks for the shoppers to admire, another for the Plaza Hotel, and two large ones for the Radio City Music Hall and the Rockefeller Center.
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The main attraction is the The Krew Club with fun-loving rabbits Sparky and Sparkle, troublesome dog Naarky and Pipsqueak the mouse.
Against these numbers, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way is a pipsqueak. Its gravitational influence extends only about as far as one-fifth of Mercury's equivalent orbit.
And dismissed X Factor irritant Mason Noise (now pursuing a new career under the name Mason Fast Food) for the posturing pipsqueak he is.