Every man retired from the spoon, as Clennam did, cowed and baffled.
Like a torrent they swept down upon the cowed, weakened Mercutians.
The inhabitants were far too cowed to contemplate anything but submission.
Cowed, like a hound at sight of the whip, Ramiro whimpered into silence.
I was but thirteen and of a spirit that had been cowed by her, and was held under her thrall.
Asad nodded in silence, and motioned him away together with the cowed Marzak.
Cowed, Courthon shrugged and went apart to confer with his friend.
A braver man than Mauville might have been cowed by that chorus.
Women and girls were there, cowed and drooping, with torn garments and bare feet.
I faced him in that cabin where you live now, when he was sick, and I cowed him then.