cry-baby

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cry-baby

A person who cries or complains a lot, especially for little reason. James whines and complains whenever he doesn't get his own way. He's such a cry-baby!
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The United States has become a nation of wimps, whiners and crybabies whose fragile psyche is incapable of accepting responsibility for even the smallest adverse consequence of its actions.
The Crybabies: Expect a lot of frowning, withdrawing, going off on tirades--even tears--when they don't get their way.
Of all the crybabies demanding government protection from their own free will, the parents wanting ratings of television programs deserve to spend hell watching The Jetsons.
Malacanang, on the other hand, said that Filipinos are not crybabies but are just mere victims of the situation.
"Let's just say that the President perhaps does not consider the Filipinos as crybabies," Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said last week.
But Malacanang has distanced itself from Diokno's remarks, with presidential spokesperson Harry Roque stressing that President Rodrigo Duterte would not call distressed Filipino consumers as 'crybabies.'
'Let's just say the President does not consider the Filipinos as crybabies,' Roque said in a Palace briefing.
Arthur Cunningham and Joseph Abraham, the two preachers who distributed Christian pamphlets to young Muslim men, should have known - they are both long in the tooth - that Muslims are the world's biggest crybabies: they can't wait to yell "discrimination", "disrespect" and "you're trying to convert us".
President Duterte does not consider Filipinos who complain about spiraling prices of fuel and basic goods as crybabies.
Gavina maintains, though, that he still has no room for crybabies in the Classic.
Some people ridicule the whole idea of human rights, saying it's only for crybabies. My response to them?