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niddering

[nid-er-ing] /ˈnɪd ər ɪŋ/
noun, Archaic.
1.
a coward.
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British Dictionary definitions for niddering

niddering

/ˈnɪdərɪŋ/
noun
1.
a coward
adjective
2.
cowardly
Word Origin
C16: a mistaken reading of Old English nithing coward; related to nīth malice
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