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chick 1

Pronunciación: /CHik/

sustantivo

1A young bird, especially one newly hatched.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Cuckoos con other birds into rearing their chicks because it's so much easier than doing it themselves.
  • After the experiment, we monitored the experimental birds until chicks fledged.
  • Scientists have discovered there is a bird that can detect cuckoo chicks in the nest.
1.1A newly hatched domestic fowl.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • A good hatch from a small incubator is indicated when 70 percent or more of the eggs hatch, and the chicks are active and fluffy.
  • I also used domestic chicks with prior experience of both prey types as predators.
  • In the battle against bird flu, international health authorities must handle a thriving legal trade in live birds and chicks.
2 informal A young woman: she’s a great-looking chick
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He used his role as a journalist to meet high school chicks, and the nation is outraged, simply outraged that a journalist would manipulate someone in that way.
  • You'll see lots of attractive chicks with nothing to do and no real job descriptions.
  • I'm never going to skate quite like they are, I'm never going to attract as many chicks.

Frases

neither chick nor child

North American or dialect No children at all.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Some policy analysts, like myself, have neither chick nor child, and are dealing solely with educational theory.
  • She had neither chick nor child poor soul, but she was well-respected and good to the poor.
  • I have left to me neither chick nor child; all are gone, and in my will I have left you everything.

Origen

Middle English: abbreviation of chicken.

Palabras que riman con chick

artic, brick, click, crick, flick, hand-pick, hic, hick, kick, lick, mick, miskick, nick, pic, pick, quick, rick, shtick, sic, sick, slick, snick, stick, thick, tic, tick, trick, Vic, wick

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chick 2

Pronunciación: /tʃɪk/

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sustantivo

(In South Asia) a folding bamboo screen for a doorway.

Origen

From Urdu chik, from Persian čigh.

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