Senior Conservatives have called European leaders cowards as they united behind David Cameron in the bitter row over the appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker as the next president of the European Commission. The Prime Minister was left isolated after all but one of his fellow EU leaders picked Mr Juncker at a summit in Brussels. Full story >>
A coward is someone who is not brave enough to fight or do something difficult or dangerous. • I'm a real coward when it comes to going to the dentist.