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Synonyms for poltroon

noun chicken
  • coward
  • craven
  • dastard
  • milksop
  • varlet
  • weakling
  • yellowbelly

More words related to poltroon

chicken

noun. person afraid to try something
  • coward
  • craven
  • dastard
  • funk
  • poltroon
  • quitter
  • recreant
  • scaredy cat
  • yellow belly

coward

noun. person who is scared, easily intimidated

craven

noun. timid person

dastard

noun. coward

wretch

noun. derelict
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