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Synonyms for recreant
ˈrɛk ri ənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poltroon, craven, recreant(noun)

    an abject coward

    Synonyms:
    turncoat, ratter, deserter, apostate, craven, renegade, poltroon

    Antonyms:
    brave, loyal, courageous

  2. deserter, apostate, renegade, turncoat, recreant, ratter(adj)

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

    Synonyms:
    turncoat, ratter, deserter, apostate, renegade, craven, defector, rat terrier, poltroon

    Antonyms:
    courageous, loyal, brave

  3. recreant, renegade(adj)

    having deserted a cause or principle

    "some provinces had proved recreant"; "renegade supporters of the usurper"

    Synonyms:
    renegade, craven

    Antonyms:
    courageous, loyal, brave

  4. craven, recreant(adj)

    lacking even the rudiments of courage; abjectly fearful

    "the craven fellow turned and ran"; "a craven proposal to raise the white flag"; "this recreant knight"- Spenser

    Synonyms:
    renegade, craven

    Antonyms:
    brave, loyal, courageous

Wiktionary

  1. recreant(noun)

    Synonyms:
    deserter, turncoat, apostate, coward, renegade, poltroon

  2. recreant(adjective)

    disloyal, unfaithful, surrendering allegiance.

    Synonyms:
    apostate, poltroon, renegade, deserter, turncoat, coward

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. recreant

    Synonyms:
    apostate, traitorous, dastardly, craven, false, cowardly, unfaithful, renegade, base, recusant

    Antonyms:
    staunch, true, faithful, chivalrous, knightly, gallant, loyal, redoubtable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. recreant(a.)

    Synonyms:
    cowardly, dastardly, craven, pusillanimous, mean-spirited, faint-hearted

  2. recreant(a.)

    Synonyms:
    apostate, treacherous, false, faithless, untrue, backsliding

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. recreant(a)

    Synonyms:
    mean-spirited, pusillanimous, cowardly, craven, faithless, false, apostate

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