yellow-bellied

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From yellow belly (yellowbelly)

Adjective[edit]

yellow-bellied (comparative more yellow-bellied, superlative most yellow-bellied)

  1. Of an animal or reptile having a yellow underside or belly.
  2. (figuratively) Uncourageous, cowardly.

Synonyms[edit]

(uncourageous, cowardly): cowardly, uncourageous

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