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  Words related to recreant

Related / Similar Words: deserter, apostate, renegade, turncoat, ratter, poltroon, craven

 

Definition:
  • a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.;
  • an abject coward;
  • lacking even the rudiments of courage; abjectly fearful; "the craven fellow turned and ran"; "a craven proposal to raise the white flag"; "this recreant knight"- Spenser;
  • having deserted a cause or principle; "some provinces had proved recreant"; "renegade supporters of the usurper";

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    Derivational Morphology: rat, scab, blackleg, apostatize, apostatise, tergiversate, defect, desert, abandon, forsake, desolate

     

    Anagrams: entrance, reactant

     

     
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