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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pu·sil·lan·i·mous /-ˈlænəməs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pu·sil·lan·i·mous a.
 1. Destitute of a manly or courageous strength and firmness of mind; of weak spirit; mean-spirited; spiritless; cowardly; -- said of persons, as, a pusillanimous prince.
 2. Evincing, or characterized by, weakness of mind, and want of courage; feeble; as, pusillanimous counsels. “A low and pusillanimous spirit.”
 Syn: -- Cowardly; dastardly; mean-spirited; fainthearted; timid; weak; feeble.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution;
            contemptibly fearful [syn: poor-spirited, unmanly]