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Meaning of "chickenshit" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHICKENSHIT

chickenshit  [ˈtʃɪkɪnʃɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHICKENSHIT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chickenshit is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHICKENSHIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of chickenshit in the English dictionary

The definition of chickenshit in the dictionary is a coward.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHICKENSHIT


apeshit
ˈeɪpˌʃɪt
brachet
ˈbrætʃɪt
bullshit
ˈbʊlʃɪt
chit
tʃɪt
crotchet
ˈkrɒtʃɪt
dipshit
ˈdɪpˌʃɪt
dumbshit
ˈdʌmˌʃɪt
fitchet
ˈfɪtʃɪt
freshet
ˈfrɛʃɪt
hatchet
ˈhætʃɪt
horseshit
ˈhɔːsˌʃɪt
manchet
ˈmæntʃɪt
planchet
ˈplɑːntʃɪt
plashet
ˈplæʃɪt
Pratchett
ˈprætʃɪt
Pritchett
ˈprɪtʃɪt
ratchet
ˈrætʃɪt
rochet
ˈrɒtʃɪt
shit
ʃɪt
watchet
ˈwɒtʃɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHICKENSHIT

chicken
chicken breast
chicken drumstick
chicken feed
chicken fillet
chicken liver
chicken louse
chicken nuggets
chicken out
chicken run
chicken wire
chicken-breasted
chicken-fried
chicken-fried steak
chicken-hearted
chicken-heartedly
chicken-heartedness
chicken-livered
chickenpox
chickling

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHICKENSHIT

booshit
crock of shit
direct hit
free hit
hard-hit
hit
hot shit
in the shit
jack shit
megahit
mishit
outhit
overhit
pinch-hit
smash hit
song hit
superhit
switch hit
switch-hit
whit

Synonyms and antonyms of chickenshit in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «chickenshit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHICKENSHIT

Find out the translation of chickenshit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of chickenshit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «chickenshit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

渺小
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cagón
570 millions of speakers

English

chickenshit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

chickenshit
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

chickenshit
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

chickenshit
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cagão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

chickenshit
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chickenshit
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ayam chickenshit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chicken
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

chickenshit
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소심
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chickenshit
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chickenshit
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

chickenshit
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिकनशेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ödlek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

chickenshit
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tchórzem
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

chickenshit
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

rahat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χέστης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hoenderkak
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

feg
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

feig
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of chickenshit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHICKENSHIT»

The term «chickenshit» is regularly used and occupies the 95.034 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHICKENSHIT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about chickenshit

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHICKENSHIT»

Discover the use of chickenshit in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to chickenshit and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War
The literature of chickenshit is extensive, and not surprisingly, since so many authors-to-be were, in the services, precisely the types that are chickenshit's eternal targets, bright Jewish boys like Norman Mailer and Joseph Heller, or intelligent ...
Paul Fussell, 1990
2
One in a Hundred
“He says his name is Chickenshit.” “No. That must be a transliteration.” “A what?” “Uh...The way a Tigrinie name sounds in English. What name is Chickenshit in Tigrinie?” “Oh! I see...Uh...There is no name that sounds like Chickenshit in ...
John W. Leeger, 2000
3
Chickenshit Farm
The book contains men, women, children, cars, policement, judges and assorted animals, none of whom was in any way hurt or damaged in its making.
John de Lange, 2013
4
The Power of Doing Less: Why Time Management Courses Don't ...
In the book, Band of Brothers10 Stephen Ambrose describes Sobel as “the classic chickenshit” and goes on to say, “he generated maximum anxiety over matters of minimum significance” [the italics are mine]. Paul Fussell in his book, ...
Fergus O'Connell, 2013
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Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang
chickenshit noun orig US 1 Something worthless, insignificant, or contemptible. 1929–. 2 Petty detail, esp. petty military regulations. 3 A despicable person, esp. a coward. 1947–. adjective 4 Contemptible, worthless. 1934–. 5 Cowardly, scared ...
John Ayto, John Simpson, 2010
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The School of Hard Knocks: Combat Leadership in the American ...
Chickenshit refers rather to behavior that makes military life worse than it needs to be: petty harassment of the weak by the strong; open scrimmage for power and authority and prestige; sadism thinly disguised as necessary discipline; ...
‎2012
7
Eldorado Network
“Of course, bullshit. Yes,I understand.As in horseshit. And chickenshit. Alsodogshit.” He beamed his understanding. “All good fertilizer,”hesaid. “Not bullshit. That does nothingany good.Ishould know, I've come across enough ofitlately.” “Here?
Derek Robinson, 2013
8
Let Slip the Dogs of Love: Suburban Legends Of The Living ...
He suffered from a terrible case of raisinbag and he could feel the blood drain from his penis until it was a literal noodle-width of weakness. The rest of his muscles took on a similar consistency. “Chickenshit! Chickenshit! Chickenshit!” the voice ...
Eugene Kachmarsky, 2011
9
Achilles in California: A Mock Epic
“Why didn't you block for him, chickenshit?” MARK: Chickenshit? SPRAGUE: Yeah, chickenshit. Do you think I'll call you Golden Greek like the papers? You chickened out, betrayed your team— mates to save your own skin. You're no captain, ...
Paul Luchessa, 2003
10
fallingoverstandingstill
All it said was: chickenshit. There was no signature but she recognised it as he ex -roommate's printing; she more carved the words into the page than wrote. chickenshit. The word – for that's how it was written as if two words would allow the ...
John Jantunen

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHICKENSHIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chickenshit is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Hoenlein: France is reconsidering Security Council resolution
... been hyper-critical of Israel, including the senior official who called the prime minister chickenshit and have not been held accountable for it. «Jerusalem Post Israel News, Jul 15»
2
Jewish name-calling: a note on Michael Oren, Leon Wieseltier and …
... he declared that a senior Obama administration official had referred to the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, as “a chickenshit.”. «Jewish Journal, Jul 15»
3
Still Waiting for USS Liberty's Truth
After his first meeting with Petraeus a year earlier in Baghdad, Fallon reportedly sized him up as an “ass-kissing little chickenshit.” Assuming ... «Antiwar.com, Jul 15»
4
Lucha Underground, Episode 34 (July 1, 2015): Rundown & Review
Sunglasses off, "But I also know that chickenshit wouldn't have the balls to ask for a match with Puma if he didn't have another trick up his ... «Cageside Seats, Jul 15»
5
Daily Reaction: How Technology Will Push the Horror Genre Forward
... perhaps due to the relative openness of the house compared to P.T.'s hallway, but I would still be a chickenshit the moment I had to put on a ... «PlayStation LifeStyle, Jul 15»
6
Outrage culture changed the world: “PC” critics are wrong …
... Shepard being beaten to death, and of liberal Democrats who were theoretically pro-gay being generally and repeatedly chickenshit. «Salon, Jul 15»
7
Vince Staples Is the Second Coming of (Old-School) Ice Cube
... Judge Dre has the power, and can render sentencing on the “bitch-ass, redneck, white bread chickenshit motherfucker” harassing him. «Wired, Jun 15»
8
'Rampage,' a gritty witty Rambo rip-off from Turkey
... liberals running the country are too chickenshit to go get, whereas the former is a punk-as-fuck anti-authority flick in which a Vietnam vet can't ... «Baltimore City Paper, Jun 15»
9
A Former Israeli Ambassador Takes Aim at Obama—and American …
Oren: I must have spent 20 hours on Israeli television trying to find the Hebrew equivalent for the word “chickenshit.” Nobody knew. I couldn't do ... «Yahoo News UK, Jun 15»
10
Jewish Group Hires Mexican Laborers To Protest NYC's Pride …
In this case, though, the SPLC might want to switch “active” to something more like “too chickenshit to even show up and do their protesting ... «Heeb Magazine, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Chickenshit [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chickenshit>. Nov 2019 ».
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