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Related / Similar Words: Gallus gallus, poulet, volaille, wimp, crybaby, chickenhearted, lily-livered, white-livered, yellow, yellow-bellied

 

Definition:
  • a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl;
  • a foolhardy competition; a dangerous activity that is continued until one competitor becomes afraid and stops;
  • the flesh of a chicken used for food;
  • a person who lacks confidence, is irresolute and wishy-washy;
  • easily frightened;

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    Hyponyms: bantam, chick, biddy, cock, rooster, capon, hen, spring chicken, Rhode Island red, Dominique, Dominick, Orpington, broiler, fryer, frier, pullet, roaster, spatchcock

     

    Part Meronyms: Gallus gallus

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: hoender   Albanian: pulë  
    Basque: oilasko   Belarusian: птушаня  
    Bosnian: kokoš and piletina   Breton: yar  
    Bulgarian: пиле   Catalan: pollastre  
    Chinese:   Croatian: kokoš and piletina  
    Danish: bangebuks and kylling   Dutch: kip and lafaard  
    Esperanto: koko   Estonian: kana  
    Finnish: kana and kananpoika and pelkuri   French: poule and poule mouillée and poulet  
    Frisian: hin   Galician: galo  
    German: Feigling and Huhn   Greek: κότα and κοτόπουλο  
    Hebrew: תרנגול   Hindi: मुर्गा  
    Hungarian: csirke   Icelandic: hænsn  
    Indonesian: ayam   Irish: cearc  
    Italian: coniglio and pollo   Japanese:  
    Korean: and 닭고기   Latvian: cālis  
    Lithuanian: višta   Macedonian: пиле  
    Maltese: fellus   Norwegian: feiging and høne and kylling  
    Polish: kurczak and tchórz   Portuguese: frango  
    Romanian: pui   Russian: курятина and трус and цыплёнок  
    Serbian: kokoš   Slovak: sliepka  
    Slovene: piščanec   Spanish: gallina and pollo  
    Swedish: kyckling   Tagalog: manok  
    Telugu: కోడి   Turkish: piliç  
    Ukrainian: курча   Welsh: cyw  
     
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