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A man of straw


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A man of straw is a weak person.

Sample Usage

The assistant being a man of straw, his advice were often discarded by his colleagues.
Being a man of straw he could not fulfill his responsibility.
His desire of owning their own house was not fulfilled as financially he is a man of straw.


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