1. cowardice; timidity

    臆病な cowardly; timid(▼timidは小心な,cowardlyはいくじない)

    • 娘は臆病で暗がりを恐がる
    • My daughter is so timid that she's afraid of the dark.
    • うちの犬はひどく臆病だ
    • Our dog is a terrible coward.
    • この臆病者
    • You coward!
    • 彼は宝石店に押し入る直前に臆病風に吹かれて逃げ出した
    • Just before breaking into the jewelry store, he panicked [lost his nerve] and ran away.
    • faintheartedness
    • cowardice
    • timidity《及び腰》