fainthearted

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faint•heart•ed

(ˈfeɪntˈhɑr tɪd)

adj.
lacking courage; cowardly; timorous.
[1400–50]
faint′heart′ed•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fainthearted - lacking conviction or boldness or courage; "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"
cowardly, fearful - lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted; "cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then"- P.B.Shelley
Translations

fainthearted

[ˈfeɪntˈhɑːtɪd] ADJpusilánime, apocado, medroso
this film is not for the faintheartedes una película muy fuerte
References in classic literature ?
All this time, however, we are loitering faintheartedly on the threshold of our story.
Yeshua says to Pilate, "your head aches, and it aches so badly that you're thinking faintheartedly about death.
Such measures were only faintheartedly implemented by the United Nations under Hans Blix in the run-up to the 2003 war against Iraq.