Definition of Cowedly

1. in a cowed manner [adv]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cowedly

cowboy shots
cowboyed
cowboying
cowboyish
cowboylike
cowboys
cowboys and Indians
cowcatcher
cowcatchers
cowcumber
cowcumbers
cowden syndrome
cowdriosis
cowed
cowedly (current term)
cowen
cower
cowered
cowering
coweringly
cowers
cowfish
cowfishes
cowflap
cowflaps
cowflesh
cowflop
cowflops
cowgirl

Literary usage of Cowedly

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1. Five Fronts: On the Firing-lines with English-French, Austrian, German and by Robert Dunn (1915)
"I told you they were Jews," he said, cowedly, hanging his head. " They might be killed." "Rot!" We laughed at being fooled so. What chance had we to get a ..."

2. Bulletin by University of the State of New York High School Dept, University of the State of New York (1902)
"Hut. with a desperate effort, he wrenched himself from his moorings, and, standing abashed and cowedly before the weird impersonation of radicalism, ..."

3. The Youngest World: A Novel of the Frontier by Robert Dunn (1914)
"That's up to her, I estimate," Eleven retorted, but cowedly. " You don't understand your woman. She's got too nice a streak for you. ..."

4. Five Fronts: On the Firing-lines with English-French, Austrian, German and by Robert Dunn (1915)
"I told you they were Jews," he said, cowedly, hanging his head. " They might be killed." "Rot!" We laughed at being fooled so. What chance had we to get a ..."

5. Bulletin by University of the State of New York High School Dept, University of the State of New York (1902)
"Hut. with a desperate effort, he wrenched himself from his moorings, and, standing abashed and cowedly before the weird impersonation of radicalism, ..."

6. The Youngest World: A Novel of the Frontier by Robert Dunn (1914)
"That's up to her, I estimate," Eleven retorted, but cowedly. " You don't understand your woman. She's got too nice a streak for you. ..."

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