faint of heart

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Definition of faint of heart

: lacking the courage to face something difficult or dangerous usually used in the phrase not for the faint of heartThis is a difficult climb that is not for the faint of heart.

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“Faint of heart.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faint%20of%20heart. Accessed 6 Apr. 2020.

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