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Someone who is not brave or willing to take risks - thesaurus

Synonyms

nebbish

noun

a nervous person who is not confident or brave

coward

noun

someone who is not brave enough to fight or do something difficult or dangerous that they should do

baby

noun

someone who is behaving in a way that is weak, silly, or not brave

chicken

noun

informal someone who is not brave enough to do something

wimp

noun

informal someone who is not brave, strong, or confident

pansy

noun

informal an insulting word for a man who is weak or easily afraid

pussy

noun

offensive an insulting word for a man who is not strong, brave, or determined

milksop

noun

old-fashioned an insulting word for a boy or man who is not brave

wuss

noun

very informal someone who is not brave or is not willing to do something exciting or dangerous

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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