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Synonyms for pusillanimous
ˌpyu səˈlæn ə məspusil·lan·i·mous

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  1. pusillanimous

    cowardly, timorous, faintheartedness, meanspirited

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pusillanimous, poor-spirited, unmanlyadjective

    lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution; contemptibly fearful

    unmanful, unmanly, poor-spirited, unmanlike

    courageous, brave

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pusillanimousadjective

    cowardly, timorous, recreant, effeminate, spiritless, weak, mean-spirited, faint-hearted, DOUGH-FACED

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  1. pusillanimousadjective


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  1. Spiro Agnew:

    Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order.

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