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pusillanimity

[ pyoo-suh-luh-nim-i-tee ]
/ ˌpyu sə ləˈnɪm ɪ ti /
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noun

the state or condition of being pusillanimous; timidity; cowardliness.

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Origin of pusillanimity

First recorded in 1350–1400; Middle English word from Late Latin word pusillanimitās.See pusillanimous, -ity
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