poltron

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Italian poltrone.

NounEdit

poltron m, f ‎(plural poltrons)

  1. coward

AdjectiveEdit

poltron m ‎(feminine singular poltronne, masculine plural poltrons, feminine plural poltronnes)

  1. cowardly

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Middle FrenchEdit

NounEdit

poltron m (plural poltrons)

  1. coward

DescendantsEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French poltron ‎(coward), from Italian poltrone ‎(sluggard).

NounEdit

poltron m ‎(plural poltrons)

  1. (Jersey) thug
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