Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
a cowardly person is not brave enough to fight or do something difficult or dangerous that they should do
not brave or determined enough to deal with a situation well
afraid to do something difficult or unpleasant
not brave or enthusiastic
very easily frightened
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
an afternoon full of crafts
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of not brave or willing to take risks from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.