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Synonyms and Antonyms of coward

  1. a person who shows a shameful lack of courage in the face of danger <the soldiers who ran as soon as the first shots were fired were branded as cowards> Synonyms chicken, craven, cur, dastard, funk, poltroon, recreant, sissy Related Words defeatist, quitter; cream puff, milquetoast, pushover, pussy [slang], weakling, wimp; caitiff, snake, sneak; ostrich, scaramouch (or scaramouche) Near Antonyms daredevil Antonyms hero, stalwart, valiant

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