recreancy


recreancy
index bad faith, desertion, disloyalty, infidelity, lapse (expiration), recidivism, sedition

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  • Recreancy — Rec re*an*cy ( an*s?), n. The quality or state of being recreant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recreancy — See recreance. * * * …   Universalium

  • recreancy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun An instance of defecting from or abandoning a cause: apostasy, defection, recreance, tergiversation. See APPROACH, TRUST …   English dictionary for students

  • recreancy — rec·re·an·cy || rekrɪənsɪ n. fearfulness, cowardliness; disloyalty, unfaithfulness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • recreancy — n. Dastardliness, cowardice, pusillanimity, mean spiritedness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • recreancy — rec·re·an·cy …   English syllables

  • recreancy — nsē, si noun ( es) Etymology: recreant (I) + cy : the quality or state of being recreant : shameful cowardice : perfidy …   Useful english dictionary

  • rec|re|ance — «REHK ree uhns», noun. = recreancy. (Cf. ↑recreancy) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Recreance — Rec re*ance (r?k r?*?ns), n. Recreancy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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