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English definition of “coward”

coward

noun [C]    /ˈkɑʊ·ərd/ disapproving
person who is not brave, is easily frightened, or tries to avoid danger or difficulties: A coward is someone who sends you a nasty letter without signing it. cowardly    /ˈkɑʊ·ərd·li/ adjective [not gradable] disapproving a cowardly act
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