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COWED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cowed mean? 

COWED (adjective)
  The adjective COWED has 1 sense:

1. frightened into submission or compliance

  Familiarity information: COWED used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COWED (adjective)


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Meaning:

Frightened into submission or compliance

Synonyms:

browbeaten; bullied; cowed; hangdog; intimidated

Similar:

afraid (filled with fear or apprehension)


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