Synonyms and Antonyms of timorous
easily frightened sensational news stories that seem designed to needlessly alarm an already timorous public Synonyms of timorous fainthearted, fearful, fearsome, mousy (or mousey), scary, skittish, timid, shy, tremulousWords Related to timorous 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 timorous 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 timorous adventuresome, adventurous, audacious, bold, daring, dashing, gutsy, hardy, venturesome, venturous
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