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Pronunciation of Recreant: Learn how to pronounce Recreant in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word recreant:

adjective
1cowardly:
what a recreant figure must he make
2unfaithful to a belief; apostate.
noun
1a coward:
the recreant acted with outward boldness
2a person who is unfaithful to a belief; an apostate.
Derivatives

recreancy

noun
recreantly

adverb
Origin:

Middle English: from Old French, literally ‘surrendering’, present participle of recroire, from medieval Latin (se) recredere ‘surrender (oneself)’, from re- (expressing reversal) + credere ‘entrust’