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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FAINT HEART

A soft hand and a faint heart may make one, but not the other.

It seems to me that for a lovers heart, yours is a faint heart.

A faint heart will never win either the one or the other, Miss Staveley.

The faint heart of the man had fluttered with its last pulsation.

The surest way to fail in an experiment is to make it with a faint heart.

"Faint heart," I murmured, but no one paid any attention to me.

To-night I take from the faint heart his bride, the woman he has loved from boyhood.

There is an English proverb I need not repeat about 'a faint heart.'

A faint heart or a bewildered head, and serious consequences might have resulted.

It's dogged as does it; faint heart, they say, nevah won fair lady!'

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FAINT HEART

cold feet

nounloss of nerve preventing completion of an action
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.