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chicken feed

noun

Simple Definition of chicken feed

  • : an amount of money that is too small to be considered important

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chicken feed

slang

  1. :  a paltry sum (as in profits or wages)

Examples of chicken feed in a sentence

  1. The project cost almost a million dollars, which isn't exactly chicken feed.

  2. Ten bucks? That's chicken feed!



1836

First Known Use of chicken feed

1836


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