chopped liver


Definition of chopped liver

: one that is insignificant or not worth considering

Examples of chopped liver in a Sentence

“Wow, she's gorgeous!” “And what am I…chopped liver?”

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One of them is a cold lobster roll, and it’s not chopped liver. Devra First,, "How does Fenway Eventide stack up to the original?," 4 June 2018 The other team in that bunch was Michigan State's 2010 group, which wasn't exactly chopped liver as the Spartans ranked 33rd offensively and 27th defensively. Nick Baumgardner, Detroit Free Press, "Michigan has the goods for deep NCAA run if consistency sticks," 8 Mar. 2018 Are all those other legends just so much chopped liver? Bruce Jenkins, San Francisco Chronicle, "It’s Kobe’s house with the Warriors in town," 16 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of chopped liver

1947, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of chopped liver

US slang : someone or something that is not important or appealing

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