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spineless

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  • adjcowardly
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Synonyms for spineless

adj cowardly
  • invertebrate
  • amoebalike
  • faint-hearted
  • fearful
  • feeble
  • forceless
  • frightened
  • gutless
  • impotent
  • inadequate
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • irresolute
  • lily-livered
  • nerveless
  • pithless
  • soft
  • spiritless
  • squeamish
  • submissive
  • timid
  • vacillating
  • weak
  • weak-kneed
  • weak-willed
  • yellow
  • yellow-bellied

Antonyms for spineless

  • bold
  • brave
  • strong
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More words related to spineless

chickenhearted

adjective. cowardly
  • chicken
  • craven
  • faint-hearted
  • fearful
  • lily-livered
  • pusillanimous
  • spineless
  • timid
  • yellow
  • yellow-bellied

fawning

adjective. deferential, groveling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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