[chik-uh n-hahr-tid] /ˈtʃɪk ənˈhɑr tɪd/
timid; fearful; cowardly.
easily frightened; cowardly
noun 1. boned chicken breasts rolled around seasoned butter, breaded, and deep-fried.
noun, Building Trades. 1. an inclined plank with transverse cleats.
noun 1. a person who constantly warns that a calamity is imminent; a vociferous pessimist: The Chicken Littles are warning that the stock market will collapse.
[chik-uh n-liv-erd] /ˈtʃɪk ənˈlɪv ərd/ adjective, Informal. 1. timid; fearful; cowardly. adjective Cowardly; chickenhearted (1870s+)