poltron

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian poltrone.

Noun[edit]

poltron m, f ‎(plural poltrons)

  1. coward

Adjective[edit]

poltron m ‎(feminine singular poltronne, masculine plural poltrons, feminine plural poltronnes)

  1. cowardly

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Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

poltron m (plural poltrons)

  1. coward

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French poltron ‎(coward), from Italian poltrone ‎(sluggard).

Noun[edit]

poltron m ‎(plural poltrons)

  1. (Jersey) thug