Synonyms of 'cowardice'
He openly accused his opponents of cowardice.
People are always taking advantage of his weakness.
recreance or recreancy (archaic)
To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice– Analects]
`I cannot do this. This is too much for me. I shall ruin myself if I take this risk. I cannot take the leap, it's impossible. All of me will be gone if I do this, and I cling to myself'
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Thesaurus for cowardice from the Collins English Thesaurus
Cowardice is cowardly behaviour.