Definition of poltroonery in English:

poltroonery

noun

literary, archaic
  • See poltroon

    • ‘Then thank God a million times that I’m a woman, and know poltroonery and dirty-mindedness when I see it.’
    • ‘I find that it would be a piece of poltroonery in me to withdraw either the dedication or the dedicatory letter.’

Pronunciation

poltroonery

/pɒlˈtruːnəri/