What does the word ninny mean?

Usage examples for ninny

  1. Ninny says she's to have a bite of supper before she goes." – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. John retired, and as he closed the door of communication, strange to say, little Mr. Crampton sprang up and said, " Confound the young ninny, he has shut the door!" – The Bedford-Row Conspiracy by William Makepeace Thackeray
  3. He would feel like a ninny going back and telling Mr. Bartlett that he had decided to pay cash, that he had changed his mind about opening a charge account for the Martin family. – Jerry's Charge Account by Hazel Hutchins Wilson