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wuss out

v. Slang
To withdraw from a commitment or course of action because of cowardice or insecurity: I was going to go into the haunted house, but then I wussed out and stayed in the car.
See also: out, wuss

wuss(y)

(ˈwʊs(i))
n. a wimp; a weak person. Don’t be such a wuss. Stand up for your rights.

wuss

verb
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And think, what if we had just listened to them, and not called them wuss for having the millennial dream?
Wuss graduated from Millbury High School and worked for many years at Reeds & Prince Manufacturing Co.
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Plus it gets really dark in the countryside and I'm a wuss.
We're working on a series that will rival that underachieving wuss Bart Simpson, put `Bugs Bunny' to shame and will truly showcase my God-given talents on the tube.
Sue likes to paint herself as a bit rock 'n' roll but she's a wuss when it comes to booze.
Speaking moments after winning the steeple chase, McCoy said: "I'm being a big wuss.
He also admits performing acupuncture outside but denies it was unsafe or that he accused GB of being a wuss.
OK, this is a little embarrassing but I'm a little more of a wuss in real life, obviously, than my character," Contactmusic quoted him as telling Starpulse.
It was a tough one to call,but thankfully,he chose his job - she was an annoying wuss who quite frankly didn't deserve to have such a great bloke.
Rugby's scraps of possession never took them into Worcester's 22, let alone threaten a score, but the defence did well to restrict Wuss to just two more tries, both from Tom Richardson, before half time.
Q PLEASE don't think I'm a wuss, but I'm very down.
He was a perfect cad in ``Bridget Jones's Diary,'' and then, earlier this year, showed us that an old scoundrel could redeem himself without becoming a wuss in the process in ``About a Boy.
Bolt, 22, who has a long-standing invitation from boss Sir Alex Ferguson to visit Old Trafford, said: "I'm going to tell Ronaldo to stop being such a wuss.
But if I turn my girlfriend down she'll think I'm a wuss.