pigeon-livered

adjective

pi·​geon-liv·​ered ˈpi-jən-ˌli-vərd How to pronounce pigeon-livered (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1604, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pigeon-livered was in 1604

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“Pigeon-livered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pigeon-livered. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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