Origin of pusillanimous
OTHER WORDS FROM pusillanimouspu·sil·lan·i·mous·ly, adverb
Words nearby pusillanimous
How to use pusillanimous in a sentence
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