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  • s  weak and ineffectual

  • NATO showed great resolve in forcing the Serbs to accept the Dayton accord on Bosnia and later in getting them out of Kosovo, but the alliance has proved rather wimpish when its .
  • Sometimes they are arrogant, sometimes they are wimpish, all the time they are horny.
  • Maimas insists that he was nothing so wimpish as a guardian angel, a role he describes as "detestable theological fraud.

  • James A Baker III in New York Times
    I don't think I was as ruthless as the movie portrays me, and I know he was not as wimpish as it makes him appear,Mr. Baker said.
  • Kobe Bryant in Los Angeles Times
    If I was feeling a little wimpish, I got a good dose of [General] Patton today on AMC,Bryant said. "That knocked the yellow belly right out of me."
  • Jillian Skinner in Sydney Morning Herald
    The committee was stacked against any real solution for Royal North Shore,Opposition Health spokeswoman Jillian Skinner said. "The recommendations were wimpish, we lost all of them and Fred Nile voted with us on only two. To claim that the...

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