noun (C) AmE informal a rude word meaning someone who is not at all brave; coward

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • chickenshit — n. a false statement that is considered to indicate timidity or fear. [slang] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chickenshit — [chick enshit΄] adj. Slang 1. petty or minor 2. cowardly n. Slang someone or something that is chickenshit …   English World dictionary

  • chickenshit — 1. adjective a) petty and contemptible; compare bullshit b) cowardly 2. noun a) something petty and contemptible His chickenshit drove his men nearly to …   Wiktionary

  • chickenshit — chick|en|shit [ˈtʃıkınʃıt] n AmE informal not polite an offensive word for someone who is not at all brave = ↑coward >chickenshit adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chickenshit Conformist — Song by Dead Kennedys from the album Bedtime for Democracy Released November 1986 Genre Hardcore punk Length 5:58 …   Wikipedia

  • chickenshit N. Amer. — chickenshit N. Amer. vulgar slang adjective worthless or contemptible. noun a worthless or contemptible person …   English new terms dictionary

  • chickenshit — I. adjective Date: 1945 1. usually vulgar petty, insignificant 2. usually vulgar lacking courage, manliness, or effectiveness II. noun Date: 1947 1. usually vulgar the …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chickenshit — /chik euhn shit /, Slang (vulgar). n. 1. boring or annoying details or unimportant tasks. adj. 2. obsessed with petty details. 3. menial or petty. 4. cowardly or fainthearted. [1945 50; Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Chickenshit — something worthless or pathetic; worthless; pathetic; cowardly …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • chickenshit — Australian Slang something worthless or pathetic; worthless; pathetic; cowardly …   English dialects glossary

  • chickenshit — chick|en|shit [ tʃıkən,ʃıt ] noun AMERICAN OFFENSIVE 1. ) count someone who is afraid to do something: COWARD 2. ) uncount something that is not important at all and does not deserve attention ╾ chick|en|shit adjective …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”