A description of a person who engages in acts of cowardace, shyness, or stupidity.
Riley, you're such a mamby pamby for not going to Mardi Gras
Joe was playing 12 year olds in the ball pit at Chucky Cheeses and loving it, and he's 26 years old for God sakes. What a mamby pamby.
Cowardly, wimpy, shamefully fearful, having no confidence.
He is so afraid that he asked his buddy to ask that girl out for him! Is he from Mamby Pamby land or what?!
A wimpy insipid person that is as milk toast as the worst rhyming poetry imaginable. Coined in the 1700's to describe the work of poet Ambrose Phillips(1674-1749) These days it usually invoked at a person that can not function from an overuse of spirits or drugs.
Stosh, you crashed the Bungie.net server again after drinking a glass of sake, you mamby pamby nerd, I blame you!