cowardice definition

  • noun:
    • Ignoble fear facing danger or pain.
    • not enough courage.
    • Want of nerve to handle risk; extreme timidity; pusillanimity; base concern about danger or harm; not enough nature.
    • Want of nerve to face risk, difficulty, resistance, etc.; dread of experience of harm or discomfort of any sort; anxiety about consequences; pusillanimity; dishonorable fear.
    • Synonyms Poltroonery, dastardliness, cowardliness.
    • the characteristic of lacking nerve
    • Ignoble fear facing risk or discomfort.
    • decreased courage.
    • Want of nerve to manage risk; extreme timidity; pusillanimity; base concern with risk or hurt; decreased character.
    • Want of nerve to face danger, trouble, opposition, etc.; dread of contact with hurt or pain of any kind; fear of effects; pusillanimity; dishonorable fear.
    • Synonyms Poltroonery, dastardliness, cowardliness.
    • the characteristic of lacking courage

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