Origin of fainthearted
OTHER WORDS FROM faintheartedfaint·heart·ed·ly, adverb
How to use fainthearted in a sentence
Both Edgar and Julio shared the same smile and light-hearted manner that I remembered and appreciated from years ago.
In the House, Republicans passed the budget by 219-206 with the warm-hearted help of 57 Democrats.
And its mean-hearted message, in my opinion, has corrupted the social gospel.
Her voice was raspy and after answering questions she paused, as if about to faint.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Smart, so smart, and darkly handsome; a practical joker, large-hearted and fun.
The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
It was difficult to describe—a little sterner, a little wilder, a faint emphasis of the barbaric peering through it.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
The simple honest-hearted General, who knew not the guile of their hearts, was deluded into wishing them success.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
He was looking at me with eyebrows arched, curiously, and there was a faint suggestion of hostility in the set of his mouth.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
But his head was too hot to wear a thinking cap, and no story would come at his half-hearted call.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson