Synonyms of 'coward'
The man's just a lily-livered coward.
Cowards die many times before their deaths– Julius Caesar]
coward: one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs– The Devil's Dictionary]
May coward shame distain his name, The wretch that dares not die!– McPherson's Farewell]
All men would be cowards if they durst– A Satire against Mankind]
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base fellow (archaic)
If you call someone a wimp, you disapprove of them because they lack confidence or determination, or because they are often afraid of things.
He's a total wimp, incapable of standing up for himself.
Thesaurus for coward from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you call someone a coward , you disapprove of them because they are easily frightened and avoid dangerous or difficult situations.