Definitions of recreant:
- noun: an abject coward
- noun: a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc.
- adjective: having deserted a cause or principle
Example: "Some provinces had proved recreant"
- adjective: lacking even the rudiments of courage; abjectly fearful
Example: "This recreant knight- Spenser"
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