Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. couard, coard, coart, n., and adj., F. couard, fr. OF. coe, coue, tail, F. queue,fr. L. coda, a form of cauda, tail) + -ard,; orig., short-tailed, as an epithet of the hare, or perh., turning tail, like a scared dog. Cf. Cue Queue Caudal
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. couard (It. codardo)—L. cauda, a tail.
I will not call you a coward, for it would only be natural for you to refuse to go.
"Nat the Naturalist" by G. Manville Fenn
Ah, would you, coward!
"Patience Wins" by George Manville Fenn
I believe, sir, that he is a regular coward and sneak.
"Sail Ho!" by George Manville Fenn
Oh, you miserable coward!
"Sappers and Miners" by George Manville Fenn
I wouldn't have been such a coward.
"Syd Belton" by George Manville Fenn
I am a coward; but the thought came upon me, and seemed to crush me.
"To Win or to Die" by George Manville Fenn
He could not be such a coward as that.
"To The West" by George Manville Fenn
I thought it was somewhat cowardly of him, and that he would rather have stopped and fought them.
"Will Weatherhelm" by W.H.G. Kingston
They are as cowardly as cruel.
"Travels and Adventures of Monsieur Violet" by Captain Marryat
You were born a coward.
"The Ape, the Idiot & Other People" by W. C. Morrow
Then be not recreant, and
Do not disemble,
And when the crisis comes, like
A coward tremble.
"The Crisis" by Benjamin Cutler Clark
Fool and coward! are you such?
Would you have him thus to know
That you died for utter woe
And despair o'ermuch?
"Perle Des Jardins" by Madison Julius Cawein
Let liars fear; let cowards shrink;
Let traitors turn away;
Whatever we have dared to think,
That dare we also say.
"Bravery" by James Russell Lowell
When war's awful thunder rolls,
And the heavens are flaming scrolls,
'Tis no time for coward souls;
Down with Slavery!
"A Battle-Cry" by Alfred Gibbs Campbell
Now every friend is turn'd a foe
In hope to get our store:
And passion makes us cowards grow,
Which made us brave before.
"You charm'd me not with that fair face" by John Henry Dryden
And some would call me coward fool:
I lay a claim to better blood,
But yet a heap of idle mud
Hath power to make me sorrowful.
"From Home" by George MacDonald
An Obviously True Point About the NYPD Coward Cop.
GOP Freshmen: (video) Reid is a coward and we're not extremist radicals.
Love, Noel: The Letters And Songs Of Noel Coward At Bay Street Theatre.
KG is a 'punk and a coward '.
Everyone considered him the Coward of the Country.
Expect Congress to take the coward 's way out by cutting most programs across the board.
Bigg is mentioned often in Coward 's diary, in part because of his enlightened views on homosexuality (remember, it was the 1950s and 1960s), which won Coward 's trust and respect.
Polymath English playwright No'l Coward 's greatest production might have been himself.
Comic Timing Timing, as any fan knows, was Coward 's best friend.
Coward 's glory days are generally considered the interwar years, and Mr Day devotes the bulk of the book to Coward 's writing from that period.
Coward Ads Don't Beat A Cowboy Image.
Your appointed governor is a coward .
Director says themes in Noel Coward 's 'Brief Encounter' remain timeless.
The show combines live action with video in a retelling of Noel Coward 's classic tale of an illicit affair.
Tuck's a 'nobody' and Adams is a ' coward '.
X(p,q)∈τs (t λ) ψcont(p,q) cont(p, q) Being a coward, I have moved this computation to the appendix.
Quiver varieties, category O for rational Cherednik algebras, and Hecke algebras
Coward, Elliott, and Ivanescu, showed in that Cu(·) is a functor from the category of C*-algebras to a certain category of ordered semigroups denoted by Cu.
Classification of homomorphisms from $C_0(0,1]$ to a C*-algebra
In [CEI08], Coward, Elliott and Ivanescu give an alternative picture of the Cuntz semigroup where Cu(A) consists of suitable equivalence classes of countably generated Hilbert C ∗ -modules over A.
Divisibility properties for C*-algebras
The PEH evolution for double neutron-star mergers, from Coward et al.
Detection regimes of the cosmological gravitational wave background from astrophysical sources