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pusillanimity

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  1. a shameful lack of courage in the face of danger the pusillanimity shown by the press on this issue after the administration began applying pressure Synonyms of pusillanimity cowardliness, cravenness, dastardliness, gutlessness, poltroonery, cowardice, spinelessnessWords Related to pusillanimity diffidence, faintheartedness, fearfulness, timidity, timorousness; carefulness, cautiousness, wariness; bashfulness, shyness; feebleness, softness, weaknessNear Antonyms of pusillanimity audacity, boldness, brazenness; backbone, fiber, fortitude, grit, gumption, mettle, pluck, spunk; determination, perseverance, resolution; endurance, stamina, tenacityAntonyms of pusillanimity bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, gallantry, greatheartedness, guts, hardihood, heart, heroism, intrepidity, intrepidness, nerve, stoutness, valiance, valor, virtue


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