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2.
1. Another version of wimp,
2. Scared person,
3. Chicken.

Another child may call a child a scardey cat when they are afraid of something or doing something
child 1 : no i wont do that.
child 2 you scaredy cat.
by K.L.Whelpton November 14, 2007
 
1.
1)Someone frightened by almost everything 2)Someone who shys away from facing their fears
'I happen to be a scaredy-cat'
by Scaredy-Cat March 16, 2004