Definition of cravenly in English:



  • See craven

    • ‘I wept, cravenly begged to serve, and vowed to do whatever they wanted me to do.’
    • ‘Surely it is about time that the government stopped cravenly giving these companies every single thing they demand?’
    • ‘Worse still, we cravenly side with that most odious of creatures, the bullying boss.’
    • ‘Well, at least they have a good excuse for a cravenly political move.’
    • ‘We do not need to cravenly give up our own civil rights and our freedoms in order to achieve more security.’