(1) my cowardice got the better of me and I crept out of the room(2) The Premier's failure to seize it was an act of gross cowardice .(3) But remaining silent in the face of hatred is not a perspective, it is rueful cowardice .(4) Some have dismissed this as cowardice by the court, but its not really.(5) The cowardice of those prepared to gossip to journalists but not join 24 others in signing a secret letter is pitiable.(6) He thought about ritual suicide and how it had changed from a demonstration of bravery to one of cowardice .(7) I fear I will never know if it is cowardice , or the bravest thing I have ever done.(8) There is no reason for this other than craven cowardice in the face of power.(9) If there was an Olympic medal for cowardice , I'd be a contender for gold.(10) For mere seconds I toyed with cowardice , before curiosity and professionalism won out.(11) Is it cowardice , the lack of moral backbone to tell the truth whatever the cost?(12) We have to make a definite move to cross over the boundary from cowardice to bravery.(13) It seeks pardons only for those killed for desertion and cowardice .(14) Now this is my turn to accuse, but I base my accusation on fact, not fear and cowardice .(15) The only think that's stopping me is fear, cowardice , a reluctance to take risks and look dumb.(16) When he acts with prudence, he must see to it that his prudence is not mistaken for cowardice or sloth.