chicken-livered

adjective

chick·​en-liv·​ered ˈchi-kən-ˌli-vərd How to pronounce chicken-livered (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1804, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of chicken-livered was in 1804

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Cite this Entry

“Chicken-livered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chicken-livered. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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