Cowardly and Game


Cowardly adjective - Lacking courage; ignobly timid and faint-hearted.
Usage example: “" cowardly dogs, ye will not aid me then"- P.B.Shelley”

Game is an antonym for cowardly.

Nearby Words: cowardice, coward, cowardliness


Game adjective - Having a desire or inclination (as for a specified course of action).

Cowardly is an antonym for game in topics: brave, debilitated.

Nearby Words: gaming, gamed, gamesome, gamesmanship, gamer

Both words in one sentence

  • The remake of the first game plays up some of his cowardly tendencies more; in that game, Dan was apparently shot when he was "pretending to tie his bootlaces."
  • Video Game / Myth Averted in the second game with the baron, who is a cowardly overweight old man, despite being the first necromancer you beat in the game.
  • Video Game / Shining Force The most triumphant example is Bleu who goes from a cowardly hiding dragon to the most overpowered character in the game after Zylo.
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