Stoutheartedly, which means to do something with courage, fortitude or bravery, has a few antonyms that connote the opposite of the word. First, we have "timidly" which refers to someone who lacks confidence or courage. Someone who acts timidly is fearful and hesitant. Another antonym for stoutheartedly is "cowardly," which means someone who is easily frightened or lacks courage in the face of danger. Lastly, "feebly" is another antonym for stoutheartedly which means lacking in force or effectiveness. So when one feels weak, frail, or physically or emotionally fragile, they are acting feebly, contradicting the meaning of stoutheartedly.
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