Examples of spineless in a Sentence
a spineless man who let his wife make all the decisions
spineless seamen who trembled at the first roar of the cannon
Recent Examples of spineless from the Web
We are led by a spineless group of men and women, tethered to money and re-election, their collective conscience gone with the wind.
Elsewhere, Strahovski spoke about how Serena has pretty much had it with her abusive husband, Fred, and why Joseph Fiennes is so good at playing this spineless creep of a human being.
But after eight years of weak, pathetic spineless leadership under Obama, things have changed.
Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s pick who refused to call torture immoral, was confirmed Thursday with the help of several spineless Democrats who voted in favor of Haspel’s becoming the first female director of the CIA.
And he's surrounded himself with other racists who want the same thing, or spineless flunkies who will enable and cover for him.
Long, slender light green fruits are spineless and almost always curved, unless grown on a trellis and harvested when 12 inches long.
Many people find their skins are sensitive to the pods' prickly spines, so wear gloves and long sleeves when harvesting, or plant a spineless variety such as 'Clemson Spineless'.
Falling for all the news organizations’ grand declarations of truth-seeking in their pleas to support the products that employ some of these spineless journalists.
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SPINELESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spineless for English Language Learners
: lacking courage or strength
: having no spine or spines
SPINELESS Defined for Kids
Definition of spineless for Students
- spineless stems
- a spineless animal
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