A sneaky, cowardly evildoer
Somebody who is recreant. A person who yields in combat, or is cowardly and faint-hearted.
A common domesticated fowl (Gallus domesticus) widely raised for meat and eggs and believed to be descended from the jungle fowl G. gallus.
A thorough coward
A rascal; a knave.
Alternative spelling of yellowbelly.
A reason for dread or apprehension:
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