dastardliness


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das·tard·ly

 (dăs′tərd-lē)
adj.
Cowardly and malicious; base.

das′tard·li·ness n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dastardliness - despicable cowardice
cowardice, cowardliness - the trait of lacking courage
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dastardliness

noun
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Clearly, no section of Britain's political spectrum ought to be granted immunity from dastardliness. But what this particular critique seems to ignore is that, if Corbyn is trying to generate a cult of personality, his constant talk of member democracy, or of how strong leadership should be about giving people more power, is probably not the way to go about it.
Lucas lucky to stay on the pitch, familiar Diego Costa dastardliness going unspotted, timekeeping gripes, Clattenburg not knowing John Terry's chest from his bicep.
He reveals to the Queen the reason for his dastardliness: unrequited love.