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chicken

see definition of chicken
  • nounperson afraid to try something
  • nounfarm fowl
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Synonyms for chicken

noun person afraid to try something
  • coward
  • craven
  • dastard
  • funk
  • poltroon
  • quitter
  • recreant
  • scaredy cat
  • yellow belly

More words related to chicken

chick

noun. young bird
  • chicken
  • fledgling
  • nestling

chickenhearted

adjective. cowardly

cock

noun. rooster

coward

noun. person who is scared, easily intimidated

craven

noun. timid person

craven

adjective. weak, timid
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