Fear and fearless

pusillanimous
(adj)
pyoo-sill-AN-i-mǝs
Meaning

cowardly; fainthearted

1st Sample Sentence

Only a pusillanimous character would abandon a friend in danger.

Root

pusillis (weak, little)#animus (spirit, courage) (Latin)

Synonyms

craven, pusillanimous, timorous

Antonyms

audacious, intrepid

Mnemonics

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