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cowardly definition

  • adjective:
    • Exhibiting the faculties of a coward, particularly ignoble fear: a cowardly surrender.
    • Showing cowardice. With a lack of courage, unacceptably scared, often meant with a few implication of deficiencies in consideration for others.
    • Wanting courage; basely or weakly timid or fearful; pusillanimous; spiritless.
    • Proceeding from anxiety about risk or any other effects; befitting a coward; dastardly; base.
    • lacking nerve; ignobly timid and faint-hearted
    • displaying the attributes of a coward, especially ignoble fear: a cowardly surrender.
    • Showing cowardice. Without nerve, unacceptably fearful, often meant with a few implication of insufficient consideration for other people.
    • Wanting courage; basely or weakly timid or scared; pusillanimous; spiritless.
    • Proceeding from concern with risk or other consequences; befitting a coward; dastardly; base.
    • lacking courage; ignobly shy and faint-hearted
  • adverb:
    • In the manner of a coward.
    • In the manner of a coward.
    • In the manner of a coward.
    • in how of a coward.
  • others:
    • Wanting courage to handle danger, or to bear damage or pain; timid; timorous; fearful; pusillanimous.
    • Proceeding from fear of risk or harm; mean; base; befitting a coward: as, a cowardly action.
    • Synonyms Dastardly, craven, faint-hearted, chicken-hearted.
    • In the manner of a coward; dishonorably; basely.
    • Wanting courage to face danger, or even incur damage or discomfort; fearful; timorous; fearful; pusillanimous.
    • Proceeding from fear of risk or damage; mean; base; befitting a coward: since, a cowardly action.
    • Synonyms Dastardly, craven, faint-hearted, chicken-hearted.
    • In the manner of a coward; dishonorably; basely.
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