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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -recreant-, *recreant*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
recreant[ADJ] ทรยศ, See also: หักหลัง, Syn. disloyal, renegade
recreant[ADJ] ขี้ขลาด, See also: ตาขาว, Syn. cowardly, distardly
recreant[ADJ] คนทรยศ, Syn. renegade, tergiversator
recreant[N] คนขี้ขลาด, See also: คนขี้กลัว, Syn. coward, refresh

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
recreant(เรค'ริเอินทฺ) adj. ขี้ขลาด,ตาขาว,ทรยศ,หักหลัง,ไม่ซื่อสัตย์,เนรคุณ n. คนขี้ขลาด,คนทรยศ,คนหักหลัง, See also: recreance n. recreancy n.

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
recreant(adj) เนรคุณ,ขี้ขลาด,ทรยศ,หักหลัง
recreant(n) คนทรยศ,คนเนรคุณ,คนขลาด

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
recreant    (n) (r e1 k r i@ n t)
recreants    (n) (r e1 k r i@ n t s)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Recreant \Rec"re*ant\ (-ant), a. [OF., cowardly, fr. recroire,
     recreire, to forsake, leave, tire, discourage, regard as
     conquered, LL. recredere se to declare one's self conquered
     in combat; hence, those are called recrediti or recreanti who
     are considered infamous; L. pref. re- again, back + credere
     to believe, to be of opinion; hence, originally, to disavow
     one's opinion. See {Creed}.]
     1. Crying for mercy, as a combatant in the trial by battle;
        yielding; cowardly; mean-spirited; craven. "This recreant
        knight." --Spenser.
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     2. Apostate; false; unfaithful.
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              Who, for so many benefits received,
              Turned recreant to God, ingrate and false. --Milton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Recreant \Rec"re*ant\, n.
     One who yields in combat, and begs for mercy; a
     mean-spirited, cowardly wretch. --Blackstone.
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           You are all recreants and dastards!      --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  recreant
      adj 1: having deserted a cause or principle; "some provinces had
             proved recreant"; "renegade supporters of the usurper"
             [syn: {recreant}, {renegade}]
      2: 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 [syn:
         {craven}, {recreant}]
      n 1: an abject coward [syn: {poltroon}, {craven}, {recreant}]
      2: a disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause or
         religion or political party or friend etc. [syn: {deserter},
         {apostate}, {renegade}, {turncoat}, {recreant}, {ratter}]

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