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lily-livered

adjective uk   /ˌlɪl.iˈlɪv.əd/  us   /-ɚd/ literary
cowardly (= not brave)
Translations of “lily-livered”
in Chinese (Traditional) 怯懦的,膽怯的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 怯懦的,胆怯的…
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