Pluckless Pluck"less, a. Without pluck; timid; faint-hearted. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • pluckless — index languid, phlegmatic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • languid — I adjective adynamic, anemic, apathetic, apathetical, asthenic, drooping, dry, dull, empty, exanimate, exhausted, faint, fatigued, feeble, flagging, hebetudinous, impotent, inactive, indifferent, ineffective, inert, lackadaisical, languens,… …   Law dictionary

  • phlegmatic — I adjective aloof, apathetic, bloodless, bovine, callous, calm, cold, cold blooded, comatose, cool, detached, disinterested, dispassionate, distant, dull, frigid, halfhearted, hebetudinous, impassive, imperturbable, indifferent, inert, insensible …   Law dictionary

  • Olympian — Synonyms and related words: Elysian, Laodicean, above all that, aerial, airy, aloof, altitudinous, apathetic, ascending, aspiring, backward, bashful, beatific, beatified, benumbed, blah, blank, blase, blessed, candid, celestial, chilled, chilly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aloof — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, above, above all that, abovestairs, airward, alienated, aloft, alone, antisocial, apart, apathetic, arrogant, at a distance, away, backward, bashful, benumbed, blah, blank, blase, bored, broken,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • apathetic — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, abeyant, affording no hope, aloof, anesthetic, ataractic, backward, balking, balky, benumbed, blah, blase, bleak, bored, callous, careless, casual, cataleptic, catatonic, centrist, cheerless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • benumbed — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, aloof, anesthetized, apathetic, asleep, blah, blase, bored, callous, comatose, dead, deadened, debilitated, desensitized, detached, disinterested, dopey, dormant, droopy, drugged, dull, enervated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blah — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, Olympian, acedia, aloof, aloofness, apathetic, apathy, arid, ataraxia, ataraxy, balderdash, baloney, banausic, barren, benumbed, benumbedness, bilge, blah blah, blahs, blank, blase, blather, blatherskite,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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