English dictionary definition of:

chicken


Noun

  • the flesh of a chicken used for food
  • a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
  • a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy
  • a foolhardy competition; a dangerous activity that is continued until one competitor becomes afraid and stops

Adjective

  • easily frightened

Thesaurus

chickenhearted   crybaby   lily-livered   poulet   volaille   white-livered   wimp   yellow   yellow-bellied  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Some ch words and learn about the word chicken in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 4. Spelling the consonant digraphs, Part 1.

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Food, meat

Scrabble score for chicken


Scrabble score = 18

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