Synonyms and Antonyms of fainthearted
easily frightened the sport of river rafting is not for those who are fainthearted Synonyms of fainthearted shy, fearful, fearsome, mousy (or mousey), scary, skittish, timid, timorous, tremulousWords Related to fainthearted chicken, chickenhearted, chicken-livered, cowardly, craven, dastardly, gutless, lily-livered, milk-livered [archaic], poltroon, pusillanimous, spineless, unheroic, yellow; jittery, jumpy, spooky; anxious, apprehensive, nervous; afraid, alarmed, horrified, panicked, panicky, panic-stricken, scared, shocked, spooked, startled, terrified, terrorized, unnervedNear Antonyms of fainthearted brave, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, undaunted, valiant, valorous; assured, confident, self-assured, self-confident; determined, firm, game, plucky, resolute, undeterred, unflinching, unswerving; mettlesome, spirited, spunkyAntonyms of fainthearted adventuresome, adventurous, audacious, bold, daring, dashing, gutsy, hardy, venturesome, venturous
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