recreant


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Synonyms for recreant

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an abject coward

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a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or religion or political party or friend etc

having deserted a cause or principle

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lacking even the rudiments of courage

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Elles sont rendues possibles par des circuits economico-familiaux, que les employees et leurs proches redefinissent non sans mal, en recreant les liens sociaux, sans s'identifier a des esclaves ou a des victimes.
Aucune, aucune biographie attentionnee et inspiree recreant ma vie et ses tourments
Le film commence par une scene recreant la Fete des morts au Mexique.
En ce qui concerne les fonds deja catalogues a l'unite, il a ete decide de proceder dans BAM a une << reconstitution >>, en y recreant l'arborescence du fonds et en se liant aux notices presentes dans le catalogue general.
majority: "[A] recreant intelligence department employee who had
De cette facon on pourrait dire que les spectateurs-consommateurs/producteurs de l'image kahloienne, que ce soit celle de Frida ou bien celle refaite par Morimura, sont invites et a consommer violemment l'image qu'ils voient et a donner une nouvelle version d'elle en la recreant eux-memes, et ce, selon les postulats de notre societe.
How many of these recreant propagandists have taken a bullet from the Taliban before attempting to blacklist a model of peace, through an array of pathetic, blatant assertions?
le Gabon, grace a la cyberculture souhaite recevoir en retour, sous forme numerique, des collectionneurs des institutions publiques ou parapubliques, des oeuvres historiques du patrimoine gabonais aujourd'hui dispersees de par le monde, recreant ainsi un droit a la memoire culturelle pour nos enfants et nous tous, (gabonart.
The most significant change in this area was Greece's doubled efforts to rectify its negative perceptions in the eyes of its EU partners who tended to perceive Greece as an awkward and recreant partner clinging to long-held national positions at the expense of community solidarity.
Lincoln's succinct response puts the issue of Chase's character in what I think is the precisely right light: "To have done otherwise," he said, "I should have been recreant to my convictions of duty to the Republican party and to the country.
And even if he does or did know about it, it is entirely possible that his choice of little Osawatomie could have been motivated by a desire to invoke Rough Rider Roosevelt and not recreant Reds.
The protagonist Antonio says (aside) of his fellow-traveller (Dramatis Personae) Mercury, 'If ever any had a faithfull friend I am that man, and I may glory in't, this is he, that ipse he, that passes all Christendome for goodnesse, hee shall not over go me in his friendship, twere recreant and base, and I'le be hang'd first' (II.
Moreover, my feelings toward my recreant son were undergoing a change.
Pour ce faire, il est necessaire de les impliquer dans des activites langagieres similaires au contexte naturel en recreant les conditions de celui-ci en classe.
Hereupon then in the soul of the enthusiast youth [he is referring to Pierre, following his estranging and peace-shattering discovery of the existence of his illegitimate sister] two armies come to the shock; and unless he prove recreant, or unless he prove gullible, or unless he can find the talismanic secret, to reconcile this world with his own soul, then there is no peace for him, no slightest truce for him in this life.