faint (adj.)
faint-hearted, timorous, fearful
3H6 II.i.152[Warwick to Richard] this strong right hand of mine / Can pluck the diadem from faint Henry's head
3H6 V.iv.51[Oxford to Prince] Women and children of so high a courage, / And warriors faint
KJ V.v.4[Lewis the Dauphin to all] When English measured backward their own ground / In faint retire
RJ IV.iii.15[Juliet alone] I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins
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