What does fainthearted mean?

Definitions for faintheartedˈfeɪntˈhɑr tɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fainthearted.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. faint, fainthearted, timid, faint-hearted(adj)

    lacking conviction or boldness or courage

    "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"


  1. fainthearted(Adjective)

    Faint of heart; irresolute; fearful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fainthearted(adj)

    wanting in courage; depressed by fear; easily discouraged or frightened; cowardly; timorous; dejected


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fainthearted in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fainthearted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alfred Victor Vigny:

    Fainthearted animals move about in herds. The lion walks alone in the desert. Let the poet always walk thus.

  2. Victor Hugo,:

    The future has several names. For the weak, it is impossible; for the fainthearted, it is unknown; but for the valiant, it is ideal.”

Images & Illustrations of fainthearted

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Translations for fainthearted

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • страхлив, малодушенBulgarian
  • дух, слабый, малодушныйRussian
  • osäker, rädd, klenmodigSwedish

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