Synonyms of mollycoddle in English:


See definition of mollycoddle


1‘his parents have mollycoddled him since he was a baby’


pamper, cosset, coddle, spoil, indulge, overindulge, pet, baby, wait on hand and foot, wrap in cotton wool, spoon-feed, kill by kindness, kill with kindness, nanny, nursemaid, feather-bed, overparent

archaic cocker


1‘the boy's a mollycoddle!’


milksop, namby-pamby, crybaby, baby, coward, weakling, Milquetoast

informal sissy, weed, softie, nancy, nancy boy, pansy, ponce

derogatory, informal snowflake

British informal wet, mummy's boy, chinless wonder, jessie

North American informal pantywaist, cupcake, pussy

NZ Australian informal sook

South African informal moffie

archaic poltroon