They gathered behind walls or flickered across the open in shouting masses, and were pot-valiant in artillery.
In a bar-room brawl with two pot-valiant cowboys, he had come out supremely "on top."
A hero is bold but temperate: a demagogue blustering and pot-valiant.
And when next they met, the pot-valiant squireen would chuckle proudly, "Faith, yon was a night."
But in the midst of his brooding, Teppich and the fat Sturgeon assailed the nunnery gate with pot-valiant blows and shouts.
His eyes wore an expression of profound misery, but he preserved steadily other portions of a pot-valiant air.
I know you; twenty to one, but you will plead a drunkenness; you are used to be pot-valiant.
An early adventure was to force a pot-valiant parson, who had drunk a cup too much at a wedding, into a rarely farcical situation.