Share this entry


Synonyms of spineless in English:


  • Fiona could have smacked him for being so spineless
    weak, weak-willed, weak-kneed, feeble, spiritless, soft, ineffectual, inadequate, irresolute, indecisive;
    British informal wet
    North American vulgar slang candy-assed, chickenshit
    [Antonyms] bold, brave, strong-willed
  • Definition of spineless in:

    Share this entry


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources