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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Lacking courage or drive.
  • adjective Lacking substance; weak or insignificant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective lacking courage or vitality. Opposite of gutsy.

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  • adjective informal uncourageous

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective lacking courage or vitality
  • adjective weak in willpower, courage or vitality

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