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Meaning of PANSY

Pronunciation:  'pansee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  offensive terms for an openly homosexual man
  2. [n]  a timid man or boy considered childish or unassertive
  3. [n]  large-flowered garden plant derived chiefly from the wild pansy of Europe and having velvety petals of various colors

PANSY is a 5 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: fag, faggot, fagot, fairy, milksop, Milquetoast, nance, pantywaist, poof, poove, pouf, queen, queer, sissy, Viola tricolor hortensis
 See Also: coward, gay man, shirtlifter, viola



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pan"sy\, n.; pl. {Pansies}. [F. Pens['e]e thought, pansy,
fr. penser to think, L. pensare to weigh, ponder. See
{Pensive}.] (Bot.)
A plant of the genus Viola ({V. tricolor}) and its blossom,
originally purple and yellow. Cultivated varieties have very
large flowers of a great diversity of colors. Called also
{heart's-ease}, {love-in-idleness}, and many other quaint

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a pansy in your dream, represents thoughts and nobility of the mind. Alternatively, it suggests that you are being too gullible.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: auntie, baby, big baby, bi-guy, bisexual, bull dyke, butch, catamite, chicken, crybaby, doormat, dull tool, dyke, fag, faggot, fairy, femme, flit, fricatrice, fruit, gunsel, gutless wonder, homo, homophile, homosexual, homosexualist, invert, invertebrate, jellyfish, lesbian, lightweight, meek soul, milksop, Milquetoast, mollycoddle, namby-pamby, nance, nebbish, nonentity, pantywaist, pathic, punk, pushover, queen, queer, sad sack, sapphist, sissy, softling, softy, sop, tribade, weak sister, weakling