part of speech: noun

definition 1: a common farm bird that is raised for its meat and eggs.

  • She gets up early to feed the chickens.

definition 2: the meat of a chicken used for food.

  • We’re having chicken for dinner tonight.

definition 3: (informal) a person who is scared of doing something; a coward.

  • She called him a chicken because he didn’t want to fight.

phrase: chicken out