Sentence Examples

  • His display of cowardice was pitiful.
  • His father, when upbraiding his surviving sons for their cowardice, speaks in the Iliad (xxiv.
  • The court had indeed acquitted him of personal cowardice or of disaffection, and only condemned him for not having done his utmost.
  • Rank, with the accompanying privileges, jurisdiction and responsibility, was based upon a qualification of kinship and of property, held by a family for a specified number of generations, together with certain concurrent conditions; and it could be lost by loss of property, crime, cowardice or other disgraceful conduct.
  • He called them cowards, whereas the cowardice was really his own, and he deserted them in their utmost need.