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craven

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of craven

  1. having or showing a shameful lack of courage a craven refusal to deliver the unwelcome news personally Synonyms of craven chicken, chickenhearted, chicken-livered, cowardly, dastardly, gutless, lily-livered, milk-livered [archaic], poltroon, pusillanimous, recreant, spineless, unheroic, yellowWords Related to craven diffident, fainthearted, fearful, timid, timorous; afraid, frightened, scared; careful, cautious, wary; bashful, coy, shy; feeble, soft, unmanly, weakNear Antonyms of craven audacious, bold, brazen, cheeky, nervy; plucky, spirited, spunky; determined, resoluteAntonyms of craven brave, courageous, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, gutsy, hardy, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, valiant, valorous

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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 of craven chicken, coward, cur, dastard, funk, poltroon, recreant, sissyWords Related to craven defeatist, quitter; cream puff, milquetoast, pushover, pussy [slang], weakling, wimp; caitiff, snake, sneak; ostrich, scaramouch (or scaramouche)Near Antonyms of craven daredevilAntonyms of craven hero, stalwart, valiant



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