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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'


  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 . ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...

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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


  • France's Hollande denounces 'cowardly' hostage murder
    United Nations (United States) (AFP) - French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday denounced the "cowardly" murder of a French hostage in Algeria and vowed not to give in to the Islamic State group. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Authorities ID Pennsylvania trooper killed in 'cowardly ambush'
    Authorities have identified the Pennsylvania state trooper who was shot and killed during a "cowardly" ambush outside a barracks in the eastern part of the state, police said. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • Cowardly bullies who drowned cousin of Strictly Come Dancing star ‘got off lightly’
    Two “cowardly bullies” who drowned a cousin of Strictly Come Dancing star Laila Rouass in a motiveless attack should have been jailed for life, his family said today. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'

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