Definition of -livered

: expressing vigor or courage considered suggestive of one with (such) a liver chicken-livered lily-livered

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“-livered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-livered. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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