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Synonyms for lily-liveredli·ly-liv·ered

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  1. lily-liveredadjective

    Synonyms:
    white-livered

  2. lily-liveredadjective

    Cowardly, lacking bravery.

    Synonyms:
    white-livered

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chicken, chickenhearted, lily-livered, white-livered, yellow, yellow-belliedadjective

    easily frightened

    Synonyms:
    jaundiced, yellow-bellied, icteric, scandalmongering, yellow, white-livered, yellowed, xanthous, yellowish, chicken, yellow(a), chickenhearted, sensationalistic

    Antonyms:
    brave, courageous

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  1. Earl of Kent, _The_Tragedy_of_King_Lear_:

    A knave; a rascal; an eater of broken meats; a base, proud, shallow, beggarly, three-suited, hundred-pound, filthy, worsted-stocking knave; a lily-livered, action-taking knave, a whoreson, glass-gazing, super-serviceable finical rogue; one-trunk-inheriting slave; one that wouldst be a bawd, in way of good service, and art nothing but the composition of a knave, beggar, coward, pandar, and the son and heir of a mongrel bitch: one whom I will beat into clamorous whining, if thou deniest the least syllable of thy addition.

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