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coward

noun [C]  /ˈkɑʊ·ərd/ disapproving us  
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
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈkɑʊ·ərd·li/ us  
disapproving a cowardly act
Translations of “coward”
in Korean 겁쟁이…
in Arabic جَبان…
in French poltron/-onne…
in Turkish korkak, tabansız, ödlek…
in Italian codardo, -a, vigliacco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 膽小鬼,懦夫…
in Russian трус…
in Polish tchórz…
in Spanish cobarde, miedica, cagado…
in Portuguese covarde…
in German der Feigling…
in Catalan covard, -a…
in Japanese おく病者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胆小鬼,懦夫…
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