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Synonyms for craven
ˈkreɪ vəncraven

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poltroon, craven, recreantadjective

    an abject coward

    Synonyms:
    turncoat, ratter, deserter, apostate, renegade, recreant, poltroon

    Antonyms:
    brave, courageous

  2. craven, recreantadjective

    lacking even the rudiments of courage; abjectly fearful

    "the craven fellow turned and ran"; "a craven proposal to raise the white flag"; "this recreant knight"- Spenser

    Synonyms:
    renegade, recreant

    Antonyms:
    courageous, brave

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cravennoun

    Synonyms:
    dastard, coward, poltroon, milksop

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cravenadjective

    Synonyms:
    cowardly

  2. cravennoun

    Synonyms:
    coward

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How to use craven in a sentence?

  1. David Arquette:

    I am thrilled to be playing Dewey Riley again and to reunite with my Scream family, old and new, scream has been such a big part of my life, and for both the fans and David Arquette, I look forward to honoring Wes Craven's legacy.

  2. Allie Brandenburger:

    Hillary Clinton's political machine resorting to attacking Jeb over 9/11 is a depressing example of just how extreme the left has gotten. If there's one thing we should all agree on it's that in response to that horrific attack, the country came together with resolve in the face of evil to ensure we keep our country safe. Today, while Jeb has offered a plan to defeat ISIS, the Democrats have no strategy and they are making these craven attacks.

  3. Rich Azzopardi:

    Memorial Day is Monday -- flags will be flown at halfstaff in honor of those frontline workers who paid the ultimate price while fighting this pandemic on Sunday, both are somber days and their memories deserve better than to be politicized by a bunch of craven partisans. They should be ashamed.

  4. Jessica Stern:

    This was a disingenuous effort to shed the dignity of LGBT employees at the U.N., while clawing at the authority of the secretary general, those who sided with Russia should be ashamed of such a craven vote.

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