namby-pamby - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "namby-pamby" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

namby-pamby / сентиментальность, сентиментальный человек, жеманство
[ˌnæm.biˈpæm.bi]
[ˌnæm.biˈpæm.bi]
Перевод
имя существительное
сентиментальность
sentimentality, sentiment, namby-pamby
сентиментальный человек
namby-pamby
жеманство
affectation, primness, namby-pamby
имя прилагательное
сентиментальный
sentimental, goody, maudlin, soppy, drippy, namby-pamby
жеманный
mincing, affected, finicky, finical, genteel, namby-pamby
слабый
weak, weakly, low, feeble, faint, namby-pamby
Определения
имя существительное
a feeble or effeminate person.
The first group (the namby-pambies ) contrive to let their little darlings come out on top.
имя прилагательное
lacking energy, strength, or courage; feeble or effeminate in behavior or expression.
these weren't namby-pamby fights, but brutal affairs where heads hit the sidewalk
Примеры
Stephen's allotted family role was that of namby-pamby .
I may not be popular, but well, the last man to hold this office was a cheerful tolerant namby-pamby who got himself eaten on school property.
I'd prefer a firm, ‘no, we are not going to be part of this’ to a namby-pamby policy of wait and see.
I can't just write namby-pamby lyrics, you know, just the run of the mill.
It may sound brutal, but at the moment the country's crime-fighting seems to lean towards the namby-pamby .
It is waffly, namby-pamby sort of stuff that actually does not mean anything.
So much so that, after his father's death, he read through his father's precious sketchbooks, decided they were a bit namby-pamby and burnt them.
That's my namby-pamby liberal theory and I'm sticking to it until another one comes along.
It would at least spare us a repeat of their namby-pamby hostilities.
I can't stand namby-pamby wimps; it's my working-class background.