Cowardly Lion


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Cowardly Lion

king of the forest has yellow streak up back. [Am. Lit.: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz]

Cowardly Lion

timid king of beasts. [Am. Lit.: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz]
References in classic literature ?
Well, here is "more about Dorothy," and about our old friends the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman, and about the Cowardly Lion, and Ozma, and all the rest of them; and here, likewise, is a good deal about some new folks that are queer and unusual.
But after a time he became more at ease, and presently Toto and the Cowardly Lion had grown to be good friends.
That evening Dorothy had many callers, and among them were such important people as Tiktok, a machine man who thought and spoke and moved by clockwork; her old companion the genial Shaggy Man; Jack Pumpkinhead, whose body was brush-wood and whose head was a ripe pumpkin with a face carved upon it; the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, two great beasts from the forest, who served Princess Ozma, and Professor H.
Two immense animals squatted, one on each side of the throne--the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger.
They're nice people," she continued, as the little party began walking toward the group of trees, "and I came here once with my friends the Scarecrow, and the Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion, to fight a wicked witch who had made all the Winkies her slaves.
Upon a handsome center-table stood a large silver oil-can, richly engraved with scenes from the past adventures of the Tin Woodman, Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion and the Scarecrow: the lines of the engraving being traced upon the silver in yellow gold.
The Cowardly Lion shakes with fear 'most ev'ry time he roars,
The Wicked Witch of the West has married one of her arch enemies - the Cowardly Lion.
EastEnders' mild Dr Trueman often shies away from confrontation, so Nick Bailey, who plays the troubled doc, followed the same theme and opted to be the cowardly lion in The Wizard Of Oz.
10 HIS acting talents were first recognised by a keen-eyed teacher who was impressed by his performance as the cowardly lion in a school production of The Wizard Of Oz.
One treasure certain to draw attention: the Cowardly Lion costume worn by Bert Lahr in ``The Wizard of Oz.
Faithfully based on the classic MGM musical version starring Judy Garland, the musical features all of your favourite songs including Somewhere Over the Rainbow, and characters including the Scarecrow, Tinman, Cowardly Lion and of course the Wicked Witch of the West