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milksop (n.)

term of contempt for an effeminate, spiritless man, "one who is devoid of manliness," late 14c.; attested as a (fictional) surname mid-13c.; also applied in Middle English to the infant Christ. Literal sense "piece of bread soaked in milk" attested late 15c.; see milk (n.) + sop (n.).

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Definitions of milksop from WordNet

milksop (n.)
a timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive;
Synonyms: sissy / pantywaist / pansy / Milquetoast
From wordnet.princeton.edu