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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution.

Usage examples (34)
  • He will be a poor-spirited horse that does not resent it.
  • 'Having lost all, are you now too poor-spirited to confess?'
  • It would have been a poor-spirited company if there had been none.
  • "For my part, I think he was a poor-spirited man, if not a coward." for more
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