Synonyms of poltroon
cowardIf you call someone a coward, you disapprove of them because they are easily frightened and avoid dangerous or difficult situations.
• The man's just a lily-livered coward.
wimp (informal)chicken (slang)scaredy-cat (informal)sneakfunk (informal)craven (informal)pussy (slang, US)skulkerfaint-heartyellow-belly (slang)poltroonrecreant (archaic)caitiff (archaic)dastard (archaic)
cowardcaitiff (archaic)dastard (archaic)base fellow (archaic)
Thesaurus for poltroon from the Collins English Thesaurus