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Definition of faint-hearted adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    faint-hearted

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  1. 1lacking confidence and not brave; afraid of failing synonym coward
  2. 2 He tried not to appear faint-hearted.
the faint-hearted
 
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noun [plural] The climb is not for the faint-hearted (= people who are not brave).