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impatient, obnoxious, petty, argumentative, and obsessed over meaningless details

milque-toast

milque⋅toast
  /ˈmɪlkˌtoʊst/ Show Spelled [milk-tohst]

–noun (sometimes initial capital letter)
a very timid, unassertive, spineless person, esp. one who is easily dominated or intimidated: a milquetoast who’s afraid to ask for a raise.
Also called Caspar Milquetoast.

Origin:
1935–40, Americanism; after Caspar Milquetoast, a character in The Timid Soul, comic strip by H. T. Webster (1885–1952), American cartoonist

3 responses to “milque-toast

  1. feensham August 28, 2009 at 11:33 am

    i would draw your attention to the Wolfram:Alpha chart at the bottom of the page

    http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=milquetoast

  2. Mr Havisham August 30, 2009 at 10:35 pm

    pizza and milque toast. what more qenamaneskfer?

  3. atoast2toast September 1, 2009 at 11:11 pm

    ha ha , urbandictionary declined my definition of man’s head- childs body

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