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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 eighth series
  • 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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  • Chch wheelchair robbery 'cowardly': police
    Police are still hunting for leads in the "cowardly" robbery of a woman in a wheelchair in the Christchurch suburb of Bishopdale. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Drunk jailed for 'cowardly' smashing club doorman's jaw and knocking his teeth out
    Mark Graham, 31, assaulted doorman after he tried to calm him down at The Jokers pub in Stockton Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Obama condemns 'cowardly, evil' attack in Paris, offers U.S. assistance
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday condemned what he called the "cowardly, evil" attack against a satirical newspaper in Paris and offered U.S. assistance to French President Francois Hollande in the hunt for the perpetrators. "We will stand with the people of France through this very, very difficult time," Obama told re Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'

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