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.
  • Count Casimir Batthyany attacked him in The Times, and Szemere, who had been prime minister under him, published a bitter criticism of his acts and character, accusing him of arrogance, cowardice and duplicity.
  • When they retreated before overwhelming odds they were publicly accused of cowardice and incompetence.