Learner's definition of SQUEAMISH
[more squeamish; most squeamish]
afraid to deal with or do things that might hurt or offend people
— often used in negative statements
Journalists can't be squeamish.
My parents are not squeamish about talking about sex.
As a supervisor, you can't be squeamish about firing people.
having an unpleasantly nervous or doubtful feeling
easily shocked, offended, or disgusted by unpleasant things
having a sick feeling in the stomach
suffering from nausea
people who are easily shocked or offended by unpleasant things