dastard (adj.)
dastardly, cowardly, despicable
1H6 I.i.144[Bedford to Third Messenger, of Talbot] Unto his dastard foemen is betrayed
1H6 I.iv.111[Talbot to all] we'll try what these dastard Frenchmen dare
Cor IV.v.78[Coriolanus to Aufidius] The cruelty and envy of the people, / Permitted by our dastard nobles
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