chicken

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtʃɪkɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtʃɪkən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(chikən)


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Sense: Noun: barnyard fowl
Synonyms:
chick , hen , rooster (mainly US), cock , pullet, cockerel (mainly UK), capon, chanticleer, poultry , broiler (US), fryer, roaster, poussin, poulard, spring chicken, battery hen, fowl, roast chicken, fried chicken, free-range chicken, chicken thighs, chicken breast, chicken meat, chicken wings, meat
Sense: Noun: coward
Synonyms:
coward , scaredy-cat (infantile), fraidy-cat, wuss (slang), sissy (informal), craven (archaic), recreant, dastard (archaic)
Sense: Adjective: cowardly
Synonyms:
cowardly, lily-livered, yellow (informal), spineless, gutless (informal), pusillanimous, craven, recreant, dastardly

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