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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

chickenhearted

adjective. cowardly
  • chicken
  • craven
  • faint-hearted
  • fearful
  • lily-livered
  • pusillanimous
  • spineless
  • timid
  • yellow
  • yellow-bellied
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