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Perhaps blend of wimp pussy or short for pussy-wussy reduplication of pussy
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Probably a blend of wimp and puss, compare later wussy.
My friend keeps on calling me a wuss cause I won't talk to her.
Its not that I'm a wuss, it's that I don't know what to say to her.
Fortunately, my daughter was n't a girly wuss - still is n't - and raised no objections to wearing boys shoes.
And finally, don't give in to the bantering about being a wuss, either.
Apparently all the group braved the icy waters, except Mrs R, the big wuss!
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