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Origin of pusillanimous
OTHER WORDS FROM pusillanimouspu·sil·lan·i·mous·ly, adverb
Words nearby pusillanimous
Example sentences from the Web for pusillanimous
We probably shouldn’t knock pusillanimous lux skiing too hard.
But on this issue of Haredi service his pusillanimous silence has been disappointing and self-defeating.
Some advised the king to leave the field; but that prince rejected such pusillanimous counsel.
Of upright heart, but pusillanimous, he only saw rightly when his self-esteem was not at stake or his interest in danger.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
He finally reached Rome, but the congregation of Cardinals, of course, rejected the king's pusillanimous petition.The Jesuits, 1534-1921|Thomas J. Campbell
As if the miserable, pusillanimous reprobates did not know it as well as you!Clemence|Retta Babcock
He had always been more or less pusillanimous in the face of winter.The Courage of Marge O'Doone|James Oliver Curwood