cowardliness


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the trait of lacking courage

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Secondly, unlike the previous local versions of the Jewish characters who presented characteristics such as greed, funny appearance, accent, and cowardliness, these Jews are coldblooded, self-confident, frightening characters who are capable of doing anything in the name of the state of Israel and her global interests.
The play shows the pro-Dutch locals, in the person of Rambang and his henchmen, to be truly bad in their arrogance, disrespect for others, bullying, cowardliness, drinking, and callousness towards women as mere objects of sexual gratification.
"This attempted assassination against a young, defenceless girl illustrates the cowardliness and cruelty of the Pakistani Taliban who have claimed this act," the French Foreign Ministry said.
Needless to say she was screaming at her assailants who were taking photos of the incident with their latest "high tech" cameras and mobiles probably to post their cowardliness online.
(22) Not just politically, but existentially as well the poet despises his contemporaries for their cowardliness, persnickety conduct, and lack of righteousness.
He further says that the sorrows in a world of illusion, the cruelty of the night that covers up your fears, the greatest cowardliness of a man which hurts you fero- ciously, the crumbliness of the world that falls apart, these may cover your mind but when you open it you discover the signs that there is something you are longing to find.
(amongst others) cowardliness, laziness, untrustworthiness, fickleness,
to scare him or mock him for his supposed silliness and cowardliness. In
I am amazed at the cowardliness of the writer in preferring to remain anonymous, but I can truly understand why, because had he made himself known, he would certainly have been crucified especially by the supporters of Only Men Aloud and Bryn Terfel - and in particular the hundreds of members of Clwb y Terfeliaid.
has been "a nation of cowards" in relationship to race, the cowardliness he refers to in his remarks appears to be wholly about speech.
Students will see another example in history of the horrors of minority oppression and the cowardliness behind the purpose of creating a "deviant" class.
Conversely, Clitophon identifies seduction with bravery, and inaction ('silence') with cowardliness ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).
Guns and Western rationality in these films are equated with cowardliness, coded as ineffective tools and frameworks for taming the jiangshi's unruliness.
I allowed the birth of the monster that eventually destroyed the organization--not so much personal cowardliness as a political cowardliness.