Definition of poor-spirited in English:

poor-spirited

adjective

Archaic
  • Timid; cowardly.

    • ‘Eustace, a poor-spirited courtier, is routed, and after various complications the lovers are united.’
    easily frightened, lacking courage, fearful, apprehensive, afraid, frightened, scared, faint-hearted
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Pronunciation:

poor-spirited

/ˈpo͝orˌspiridəd//ˈpôrˌspiridəd/