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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 sixth series
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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  • Rapists jailed for 'vicious, callous and cowardly' attack on mother and daughter
    Two men who subjected a woman and her daughter to a violent, racially-motivated ordeal of horrific sexual abuse have been denounced and jailed by a judge Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • 'Cowardly Lion' costume fetches over $3 million at auction
    The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie "Casablanca" each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction. Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'
  • India PM condemns 'cowardly' attack on Pakistan school
    NEW DELHI - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly condemned a "cowardly" attack by Taliban militants Tuesday on an army-run school in neighbouring Pakistan that killed at least 130 people - most of them children. Modi branded the attack in the northwestern city of Peshawar "a senseless act of unspeakable brutality" and said India shares Read more on this news related to 'Cowardly'

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