Sentence Examples


  • His display of cowardice was pitiful.
  • His father, when upbraiding his surviving sons for their cowardice, speaks in the Iliad (xxiv.
  • 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.
  • The most remarkable statement of this point of view is that of Friedrich Nietzsche, who went so far as to denounce all forms of self-denial as cowardice: - let every one who is strong seek to make himself dominant at the expense of the weak.
  • He called them cowards, whereas the cowardice was really his own, and he deserted them in their utmost need.