Fleeten face
Fleeten Fleet"en, n. Fleeted or skimmed milk. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

{Fleeten face}, a face of the color of fleeten, i. e., blanched; hence, a coward. ``You know where you are, you fleeten face.'' --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]


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  • Fleeten — Fleet en, n. Fleeted or skimmed milk. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] {Fleeten face}, a face of the color of fleeten, i. e., blanched; hence, a coward. You know where you are, you fleeten face. Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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