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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chicken, chickenhearted, lily-livered, white-livered, yellow, yellow-belliedadjective

    easily frightened

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Chickenheartedadjective

    Cowardly; timorous; fearful.

    Etymology: from chicken and heart.

    Now we set up for tilting in the pit,
    Where ’tis agreed by bullies, chickenhearted,
    To fright the ladies first, and then be parted. Prol. to Sp. Fr.


  1. chickenhearted

    Chickenhearted refers to someone who is easily frightened, lacking courage or timid. It is characterized by lack of nerve or will, usually in a situation that requires bravery.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chickenhearted in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chickenhearted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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