They had volunteered for the team and successfully passed the tests to weed out the temperamentally unfit or fainthearted.
Surely some amongst us are too fainthearted about the truth.
Okie managed a fainthearted grin, uncertain of whether his leg was being pulled.
I ricommend to you, trusting to God, and putting down all misgivings and fainthearted feelin's.
I shall advise General Washington to appoint you to take charge of our fainthearted ones.
Sometimes the very opposite is in place; and so Paul writes, "Encourage the fainthearted."
If we are so fainthearted now what should we have been before the Reformation?
And the officers shall speak further unto the people, and they shall say, What man is there that is fearful and fainthearted?
The fainthearted mistrust themselves and others; and they discourage themselves and others.
I never was fainthearted before; but I cannot believe such a creature cares for me.'