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Cowardly Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted; "cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then"- P.B.Shelley

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Cowardly'


  • Courage the Cowardly Dog: Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network, and the ninth of the
  • List of Courage the Cowardly Dog episodes: Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated television series created and directed by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network. The series ran for 4 seasons
  • Cowardly Lion: The Cowardly Lion is a character in the fictional Land of Oz created by American author L. Frank Baum. He is an African Lion, but he speaks and interacts
  • The Cowardly Lion of Oz: The Cowardly Lion of Oz (1923) is the seventeenth in the series of Oz books created by L. Frank Baum and his successors, and the third written by Ruth
  • List of Courage the Cowardly Dog characters: Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated television series created by John R. Dilworth, which originally aired from 1999 to 2002 on Cartoon Network

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'Cowardly' example sentence in quotations


* A conservative is a man who is too cowardly to fight and too fat to run. - Elbert Hubbard

* The secret of power is the knowledge that others are more cowardly than you are. - Ludwig Boerne

* As the representatives of the people we are here to declare that our resolve has not been weakened by these horrific and cowardly acts. referring to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon - Tom Daschle


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Cowardly Sample Sentences in News


  • Two men jailed over 'cowardly' Canberra prison bashing
    A bashing by four men in Canberra's jail has been described by a magistrate as a "cowardly" attack against a vulnerable victim. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Thug who threw pensioner into her own fridge jailed for 10 years
    A cowardly thug who shoved a terrified woman pensioner inside her own fridge has been jailed for 10 years. Evil Daniel Rowlands, 29, “thrust” the frail widow, 67, into her kitchen fridge and slammed the door as he robbed her of just £40. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Cowardly’ Petroceltic accused of banning rebel investor Worldview from meeting
    A rebel shareholder has branded oil and gas explorer Petroceltic “laughable, pathetic and cowardly” for apparently banning it from a special meeting it had called for itself. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'

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