fainthearted

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adjective faint·heart·ed \ ˈfānt-ˈhär-təd \

Definition of fainthearted

:lacking courage or resolution :timid

faintheartedly

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faintheartedness

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Examples of fainthearted in a Sentence

  1. She gave him a fainthearted response.

  2. the sport of river rafting is not for those who are fainthearted

First Known Use of fainthearted

15th century


FAINTHEARTED Defined for English Language Learners

fainthearted

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Definition of fainthearted for English Language Learners

  • : feeling or showing a lack of courage


FAINTHEARTED Defined for Kids

fainthearted

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