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Synonyms for fainthearted
ˈfeɪntˈhɑr tɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. faint, fainthearted, timid, faint-hearted(adj)

    lacking conviction or boldness or courage

    "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"

    Synonyms:
    weak, unsure, dim, shy, swooning, vague, faint-hearted, light-headed, timid, faint, lightheaded, wispy, light, shadowy, diffident, feeble

    Antonyms:
    courageous, brave

Wiktionary

  1. fainthearted(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    meek, afraid, timid, cowardly

    Antonyms:
    brave, stouthearted, determined, steadfast

  2. fainthearted(adjective)

    Faint of heart; irresolute; fearful.

    Synonyms:
    meek, timid, afraid, cowardly

    Antonyms:
    determined, brave, stouthearted, steadfast

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How to say fainthearted in sign language?

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How to use fainthearted in a sentence?

  1. Victor Hugo:

    The future has several names. For the weak, it is impossible; for the fainthearted, it is unknown; but for the valiant, it is ideal.”

  2. Alfred Victor Vigny:

    Fainthearted animals move about in herds. The lion walks alone in the desert. Let the poet always walk thus.


Translations for fainthearted

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  • страхлив, малодушенBulgarian
  • дух, слабый, малодушныйRussian
  • osäker, rädd, klenmodigSwedish

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