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cowardice

Cowardice is a lack of bravery. If you run away screaming when your Uncle Marvin shows up to the Halloween party in a clown mask, you will betray your cowardice2020欧洲杯时间 — particularly if you're not a child.

The opposite of courageousness is cowardice. For example, not standing up for someone who's being bullied shows cowardice. The origin of the words coward and cowardice has been traced to the Latin word for "tail," coda, showing a connection with a popular phrase that describes cowardice: "walking away with their tails between their legs."

Definitions of cowardice
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n the trait of lacking courage

Synonyms:
cowardliness
Antonyms:
braveness, bravery, courage, courageousness
a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear
Types:
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cravenness
meanspirited cowardice
fearfulness
the trait of being afraid
dastardliness
despicable cowardice
timidity, timorousness
fearfulness in venturing into new and unknown places or activities
pusillanimity, pusillanimousness
contemptible fearfulness
gutlessness
the trait of lacking courage and determination; fearful of loss or injury
Type of:
spirit
a fundamental emotional and activating principle determining one's character

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