Simple Definition of chicken feed
: an amount of money that is too small to be considered important
Full Definition of chicken feed
: a paltry sum (as in profits or wages)
Examples of chicken feed in a sentence
The project cost almost a million dollars, which isn't exactly chicken feed.
Ten bucks? That's chicken feed!
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