Thursday, 16 June 2016

Previous Word of the Week - Pusillanimous

Pusillanimous

adjective

lacking courage or resolution; cowardly; faint-hearted; timid.

proceeding from or indicating a cowardly spirit.

Origin

Late Middle English: from ecclesiastical Latin pusillanimis (translating Greek olugopsukhos), from pusillus 'very small' + animus 'mind',