poltroonery


pol·troon·ery

noun \-ˈtrü-nə-rē, -ˈtrün-rē\

Definition of POLTROONERY

:  mean pusillanimity :  cowardice

Examples of POLTROONERY

  1. <decried the poltroonery of those politicians who caved into pressure from the special interests>

First Known Use of POLTROONERY

1590

Rhymes with POLTROONERY

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