Definition of pusillanimously in English:


Pronunciation /ˌpyo͞osəˈlanəməslē/ /ˌpjusəˈlænəməsli/


See pusillanimous

‘The comedy is, however, pusillanimously counterweighted with a solemn and Oprah-ish subtext that these are way important issues.’
  • ‘The Energy White Paper of 2003 should have given a clear green light to a new nuclear reactor: instead, it pusillanimously avoided debate.’
  • ‘And Washington is repeating the sins of the past while our pundits pusillanimously blank out.’