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fainthearted


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fainthearted  \Faint"*heart`ed\,  a. 
  Wanting  in  courage;  depressed  by  fear;  easily  discouraged  or 
  frightened;  cowardly;  timorous;  dejected. 
 
  Fear  not  neither  be  faint-hearted.  --Is.  vii.  4. 
  --  {Faint"*heart`ed*ly},  adv  --  {Faint"*heart`ed*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fainthearted 
  adj  :  lacking  conviction  or  boldness  or  courage;  "faint  heart 
  ne'er  won  fair  lady"  [syn:  {faint},  {timid}] 




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