Definition of faint-hearted:

part of speech: adjective

Wanting in courage; liable to sink under difficulties or trials: at heart, as regards the heart; really: by heart, fixed in the memory; in a most thorough manner: to break the heart, to reduce to despair or hopeless grief: to find in the heart, to be willing or disposed: to speak to one's heart, to speak home to; to encourage.

part of speech: adjective

Yielding to fear; dejected; timorous.

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