pot-valiant

[pot-val-yuh nt]
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adjective

brave only as a result of being drunk.

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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