We must get over this dovish thing, this lily-livered and feline urge to withdraw from battle.
Reagan benefited by being sandwiched between two pols frequently mocked as lily-livered.
We are not slaves of greed, money grubbers, soft and lily-livered.
The lily-livered hero was hanging out his true colours at last.
It was the tone best understood by hinds of their lily-livered quality.
Its well enough for lily-livered, goose-fleshed lawyers to hold their tongues when men and soldiers talk, I retorted.
What lily-livered curs those boys must have been not to have told the truth!
He was carrying his lily-livered pacifism right to the White House, and I couldn't see it.
Oh, you lily-livered gelatinous-vertibraed apologies for men!
There is the type of the "love-lorn maiden," of "the lily-livered" hero, of the faithful friend, of the poltroon.