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a nervous person who is not confident or brave
someone who is not brave enough to fight or do something difficult or dangerous that they should do
someone who is behaving in a way that is weak, silly, or not brave
a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc
shopping for goods and services on the Internet
another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating
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Free thesaurus definition of someone who is 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.