pot-valiant

[ pot-val-yuh nt ]
/ ˈpɒtˌvæl yənt /
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adjective

brave only as a result of being drunk.

Nearby words

  1. pot-bellied pig,
  2. pot-belly,
  3. pot-bound,
  4. pot-holder,
  5. pot-pie,
  6. pot-walloper,
  7. pot.,
  8. potable,
  9. potae,
  10. potage

Origin of pot-valiant

First recorded in 1635–45

Related formspot-val·iant·ly, adverbpot-val·or [pot-val-er] /ˈpɒtˌvæl ər/, pot-val·ian·cy [pot-val-yuh n-see] /ˈpɒtˌvæl yən si/, noun

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