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coward

noun

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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

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coward

adjective

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The first known use of coward was in the 13th century

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“Coward.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/coward. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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