white-livered (adj.) Old form(s): White-liuer'd
lily-livered, cowardly, feeble-spirited
H5 III.ii.32[Boy alone] For Bardolph, he is white-livered and red-faced
R3 IV.iv.464[King Richard to Derby, of Richmond] White-livered runagate
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