chicken chicken  /ˈtʃɪ kən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the flesh of a chicken used for food
  2. (n) a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
  3. (n) a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy
  4. (n) a foolhardy competition; a dangerous activity that is continued until one competitor becomes afraid and stops
  5. (adj) easily frightened

Usage(s):

  1. The growers must provide chicken houses, labor and equipment, and pay all other expenses.
  2. Call it chicken soup for the Pakistani soul.
  3. It has good fried chicken too--moist but not greasy.

News

  1. Fried Chicken Controversy

    FAYETTEVILLE, AR -- A fried chicken controversy is unfolding between a food truck and a worldwide food chain.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KNWA Fayetteville

  2. Fast Food Chicken Sandwich Proposal Works For Very Lucky Man

    Nothing says “I Love You” like a Wendy’s chicken sandwich. A man, who was obviously out of good ideas, used a chicken sandwich to propose to his girlfriend. Details are scarce about the actual proposal but many have dubbed it the “worst proposal ever.” The Sun reports that a man named Dennis decided that the [...] Fast Food Chicken Sandwich Proposal Works For Very Lucky Man is a post from: The ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr

  3. Celebrity Chicken Coops: Jennifer Aniston, Martha Stewart and More Stars Who Have Digs for Their Feathered Friends

    Think chicken coops are meant for quaint rustic farms? Try a $21 million mansion! Recent aerial shots of Jennifer Aniston's new Bel Air estate reveal the bride-to-be has erected a...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: E! Online

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Quotes

  1. "Bondholders are pretty famous for playing chicken," Ross said. "I just hope that they're rational enough not to overplay their hand here."
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Wilbur Ross Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  2. "You know, sometimes it's odd when you're sitting in historic meetings with your Russian counterpart to spend time talking about chicken," Obama said to the Associated Press. "We may be able to finally throw away those red phones that have...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Eurasia Review

  3. Spears said she didn't do anything special to celebrate the release - "we watched movies ...... had fried chicken."
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: Britney Spears Source: Forbes

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