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Synonyms for coward
ˈkaʊ ərd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coward(noun)

    a person who shows fear or timidity

  2. Coward, Noel Coward, Sir Noel Pierce Coward(noun)

    English dramatist and actor and composer noted for his witty and sophisticated comedies (1899-1973)

Wiktionary

  1. coward(noun)

    Synonyms:
    chicken

  2. coward(adjective)

    Cowardly.

    Synonyms:
    chicken

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. coward

    Synonyms:
    craven, dastard, recreant, poltroon, renegade

    Antonyms:
    champion, hero, daredevil, desperado

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coward(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dastard, poltroon, craven, milksop

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. coward(n)

    Synonyms:
    craven, dastard, poltroon, milksop, recreant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "coward":

    drop, cowardly, loose, baggy, pussy, quitter, cowardice, unconsolidated

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How to use coward in a sentence?

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Until you take courage i.e. until you make an effort to go after/confront whatever that frightens/challenges you. I put it to you, you are a COWARD. So, you've got to take/showcase courage in your both hands.

  2. Trevor Reed:

    I think it would be unethical and immoral to plead guilty to a crime I didnt commit, if I am going to be given a prison sentence, Id rather stay in prison than walk free tomorrow a liar and a coward.

  3. T.F Hodge:

    A coward's gun is emptied when fear pulls the trigger, and hate is the ammunition of choice.”

  4. Ted Cruz:

    I don’t get angry often, but you mess with my wife,you mess with my kids, that’ll do it everytime. donald, you’re a sniveling coward, leave Heidi the hell alone.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Are there anything more dishonourable and more coward than not marching in front of the army after taking the decision of war as a politician? Sending others for dying but keeping himself in safety is the affair of the low man only!

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