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It’s as if Hall doesn’t trust his audience to appreciate Coward’s delightful acidity—he’s scrubbed all of that away, as if it were tarnish and not the actual shine.The Ghost of Noël Coward Is Nowhere to Be Found in the Dull Blithe Spirit|Stephanie Zacharek|February 19, 2021|Time
She called Hogg, then 18 years old, “a coward” for not responding to her.How Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, promoter of QAnon’s baseless theories, rose with support from key Republicans|Michael Kranish, Reis Thebault, Stephanie McCrummen|January 30, 2021|Washington Post
Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry called Ravens cornerback Marcus Peters a coward Thursday following an alleged act of spitting by the Baltimore player during the Ravens’ 47-42 win over Cleveland on Monday night.Browns’ Jarvis Landry calls Ravens’ Marcus Peters a ‘coward’ for alleged spitting incident|Des Bieler|December 18, 2020|Washington Post
Hill advised him not to, saying that if he did so, the cadets would regard him as a coward.
And cancer, deceiver, pretender, coward; it cannot even subsist without the vibrant people it depends on.
Or he could have been a coward, lashing out at me for some online slight.
He was ultimately a coward, and he took no pleasure in his victims fighting back.
Nina Straight says her half-brother was “a physical coward but not scared of death.”
A coward by nature, he had been on the verge of a nervous breakdown before the trial, thinking of what might happen.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
I have not in the world the name of a coward, and yet I am the greatest coward here.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
A grand victory all right, if that coward of a sheriff hadn't got the Governor to send the militia to Homestead.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
He was thought brave, for no man in the Ozarks dared to stand up against him in a fight, but at heart he was a coward.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
I had forgotten for the moment that the cop was a coward; but Burke didn't waste a bit of time in bringing back my memory.