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Lily-Livered

Pronunciation of Lily-Livered
/lˈɪlilˈɪvəd/, /lˈɪlilˈɪvəd/, /l_ˈɪ_l_i_l_ˈɪ_v_ə_d/

Synonyms for lily-livered:

Sense 1

gutless, faint-hearted, pusillanimous.

Sense 2

craven, unmanly, dastardly.

Other synonyms and related words:

chickenhearted, dastardly, poltroon, wishy-washy, recreant, unmanly, jaundiced, Milk-livered, craven, unheroic, yellow, chicken, Icteric, yellow-bellied, gutless, white-livered, pusillanimous, coward, spineless, faint-hearted.

cowardly (adjective)

fainthearted, gutless, timid, yellow-bellied, chickenhearted, afraid, spineless, chicken, weak-kneed, yellow.

fearful (adjective)

cowardly.

frightened (adjective)

fainthearted, apprehensive, frightened, anxious, timid, terror-stricken, chicken-livered, agitated, alarmed, Harrowed, jittery, afraid, terrified, rattled, cowardly, petrified, weak-kneed, startled, unnerved, scared, scared stiff, paralyzed, fearful, intimidated, horrified.

weak (adjective)

wishy-washy.

Sense 1 (noun)

dastardly, unmanly, pusillanimous, faint-hearted, gutless, craven.

lily-livered (noun)

coward, chicken, cowardly, yellow, white-livered, yellow-bellied, fearful, chickenhearted.

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Recollected

calm, collected, composed, peaceful, possessed, self-possessed, serene, together, untroubled, recalled.

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