Coward synonyms

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A reason for dread or apprehension:
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Characterized by abject fear; cowardly.
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One who is excessively fearful.
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An utter coward.
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A cheat; a con artist; a trickster
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(Archaic) a villain, a coward or wretch
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Under the United States Code of Military Justice, a person who has been placed on AWOL status for more than 30 days
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One who shirks a duty or responsibility.
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Alternative spelling of WIMP.
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One who has a meek, timid, unassertive nature.
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(Countable, gay slang) A young, attractive, slim man, usually having little body hair. Cf. chickenhawk
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The definition of a sissy is a timid person or an an insulting term for an effeminate boy or man.
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(Slang) A contemptible coward
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A hand-held input device that is moved about on a flat surface to direct the cursor on a computer screen. It also has buttons for activating computer functions. The underside of a mechanical mouse contains a rubber-coated ball that rotates as the mouse is moved; optical sensors detect the motion and move the screen pointer correspondingly. An optical mouse is cordless and uses reflections from an LED to track the mouse's movement over a special reflective mat which is marked with a grid that acts as a frame of reference.
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(Informal) A weak-willed person
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The definition of cowardly is something characterized by a lack of courage.
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Alternative spelling of nervous Nellie.
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A person who is cruel to others, especially those who are weaker or have less power.
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A person who blusters.
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One who causes others to become alarmed without cause.
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A person who malingers.
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(Now rare, Jamaica) Matter flowing from a wound or sore; pus.
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(Music) Punk rock.
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A coward; a person who is easily frightened.
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Any of various long-eared, short-tailed, burrowing mammals of the family Leporidae, such as the commonly domesticated species Oryctolagus cuniculus, native to Europe and widely introduced elsewhere, or the cottontail of the Americas.
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(Idiomatic) Cowardly, lacking bravery.
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A boastful coward or rascal
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A sneaky, cowardly evildoer
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(Pejorative, dated) An ineffectual, weak, or timid person, especially a boy or young man; a sissy.
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(Uncountable) A state of fear or panic, especially cowardly
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(By extension, pejorative) A weak, easily frightened or ineffectual person.
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(Archaic) A coward.
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Someone who habitually expects the worst outcome; one who looks on the dark side of things.
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Of or like a dastard; mean and cowardly
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Fearful; timid; timorous
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A Christmas carol
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English dramatist and actor and composer noted for his witty and sophisticated comedies (1899-1973)
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English dramatist and actor and composer noted for his witty and sophisticated comedies (1899-1973)
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A mean, contemptible person
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A man or boy used to being coddled, or protected, pampered, etc.
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Unborn young; a fetus.
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A person of weak or even sickly physical constitution
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The definition of irresolute is uncertain or showing signs of indecision.
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A person noted for feats of courage or nobility of purpose, especially one who has risked or sacrificed his or her life:
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The person who first attacks or makes an aggression; he who begins hostility or a quarrel; an assailant.
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A pale or pallid face
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