gutless wonder

gutless wonder

A timorous, insipid, or apprehensive person; someone without conviction, confidence, or courage. All those gutless wonders in Congress never get anything done unless the big corporations tell them it's OK.
See also: wonder

gutless wonder

n. a totally spineless person. George, don’t be such a gutless wonder! Stand up for your rights!
See also: wonder
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But she may be a little hasty because that gutless wonder Mark has bottled out of telling Natasha he's leaving her - which means Mark and Faye might not be going anywhere.
The Spaniard felt no need to say more on the subject, but it is the picture of Novotna as a gutless wonder which might make her reach deep inside today and find the courage she lacked last time.
God help us if this gutless wonder ever has our army, navy or air force to play with.
HEALTH Minister Malcolm Chisholm was branded a gutless wonder yesterday after delivering yet another snub to victims of tainted NHS blood.
Gutless wonder," and the only one that really drew a few appreciative nods, although not, I'd be the first to admit, uttered with anything like the right level of conviction: "Rock Of Gibraltar - overrated dog.
He leaped like a broad jumper going after Gutless Wonder, and as Harry Connery stood with his back to me, I said, "Me too.
For the attention of the gutless wonder of Wideopen who sent an anonymous letter through the post to my mother and father-in-law, regarding car parking.
Andrew Gunn, 28, said: "Malcolm Chisholm is a spineless, gutless wonder.
But that sympathy is tempered by the knowledge that Charles has been a spineless, gutless wonder when it comes to Camilla.
Dicks added: "I know he will not dare do this because he is a gutless wonder.
Come on you gutless wonders - offer the country a fair price it can get stuck into.
So the gutless wonders in Sacramento refused to fix ``three strikes.
We may be too old to run but at least we will fight for our country and wear the shirt with pride, not like the gutless wonders who are supposedly English soccer players.
Predictably, the gutless wonders who run it have done just that.
They were all such a long way from Allegros, Imps and other gutless wonders produced this side of the pond.