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craven

adjective

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craven

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of craven

  1. a person who shows a shameful lack of courage in the face of danger a craven who ran away and left everyone else behind to deal with the crisis Synonyms chicken, coward, cur, dastard, funk, poltroon, recreant, sissyRelated Words defeatist, quitter; cream puff, milquetoast, pushover, pussy [slang], weakling, wimp; caitiff, snake, sneak; ostrich, scaramouch (or scaramouche)Near Antonyms daredevilAntonyms hero, stalwart, valiant



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