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pot-valiant

[ pot-val-yuhnt ]
/ ˈpɒtˌvæl yənt /
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adjective

brave only as a result of being drunk.

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Origin of pot-valiant

First recorded in 1635–45
pot-val·iant·ly, adverbpot-val·or [pot-val-er], /ˈpɒtˌvæl ər/, pot-val·ian·cy [pot-val-yuhn-see], /ˈpɒtˌvæl yən si/, noun
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