Definition of cowardy in English:

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cowardy

Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊədi/

adjective

(in phrase cowardy custard) British informal
A cowardly person (often used as a taunt by children).
Example sentences
  • As it happens, the cowardy custards didn't publish it, so with his permission I am going to reproduce it here.
  • Pulling out now would just be running away like a cowardy custard.
  • Cower behind the sofa, cowardy custards, as your heart goes pitter-patter.

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