poltroonery

noun
pol·troon·ery | \ päl-ˈtrü-nə-rē , -ˈtrün-rē \

Definition of poltroonery 

: mean pusillanimity : cowardice

Examples of poltroonery in a Sentence

decried the poltroonery of those politicians who caved into pressure from the special interests

First Known Use of poltroonery

1590, in the meaning defined above

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