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Definition of Coward
CowardCoward Cow"ard (kou"?rd), a. [OF. couard, coard, coart, n. and
adj., F. couard, fr. OF. coe, coue, tail, F. queue (fr. L.
coda, a form of cauda tail) + -ard; orig., short-tailed, as
an epithet of the hare, or perh., turning tail, like a scared
dog. Cf. Cue, Queue, Caudal.]
1. (Her.) Borne in the escutcheon with his tail doubled
between his legs; -- said of a lion.
2. Destitute of courage; timid; cowardly.
Fie, coward woman, and soft-hearted wretch. --Shak.
3. Belonging to a coward; proceeding from, or expressive of,
base fear or timidity.
He raised the house with loud and coward cries.
Invading fears repel my coward joy. --Proir.
Coward Cow"ard, n.
A person who lacks courage; a timid or pusillanimous person;
A fool is nauseous, but a coward worse. --Dryden.
Syn: Craven; poltroon; dastard.
Meaning of Coward from wikipedia
- Sir Noël Peirce Coward
1899 – 26 March
1973) was an English
playwright, composer, director, actor
and singer, known
for his wit, flamboyance...
- in the face of a challenge. One who suc****bs to cowardice
as a coward
. The United States military codes
of justice proscribe cowardice
- Rashaad Coward
6, 1994) is an American football offensive guard
for the Jacksonville Jaguars
of the National Football League
(NFL). He pla****...
is a surname. Notable people
with the surname
include: Charles Coward
(1905–1976), English soldier captured during World
War II who claimed
Lee "Cowboy" Coward
21, 1938) is an American
actor. He pla**** one of two ****ic mountain
men in John Boorman's 1972 film Deliverance...
- The ********ination of Jesse James
by the Coward Robert
Ford is a 2007 American
epic revisionist Western
- A sucker punch
(American English), also known
as a dog shot, coward
punch, king hit or one-punch attack
(Australian and New Zealand
English) or cold-****...
of the County" is a song written
by Roger Bowling
Ed Wheeler, and recorded
by American country music singer Kenny
Rogers. The song was...
- Charles Joseph Coward
1905 – 1976), known
as the "Count of Auschwitz", was a British soldier captured during
the Second World
War who rescued...
as a boy soprano, Payn later
made a career
as a singer
in the works
and others. After Coward
's death, Payn...
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