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chicken-livered

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having or showing a shameful lack of courage
  • a chicken-livered newspaper editor who has been afraid to take on the town's powerful business elite

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The first known use of chicken-livered was in 1804

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“Chicken-livered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chicken-livered. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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