Definition of pusillanimously in English:

pusillanimously

adverb

  • 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.’

Pronunciation

pusillanimously

/pjuːsɪˈlanɪməsli/