A base coward: "Every moment associated with fashion business's distress is richly deserved by the manufacturers . . . and magazine poltroons which perpetuate this ridiculous creation” ( Nina Totenberg).
An ignoble or complete coward; a dastard; a mean-spirited wretch.
An arrant coward; a dastard; a craven; a mean-spirited wretch.
A lazy, idle other; a sluggard; a fellow without nature or courage; a dastard; a coward.