There are 2 translations of chicken in Spanish:

chicken1

Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪkən; ˈtʃɪkɪn/

n

  • 1.1 c [Zool] pollo (m) she's no (spring) chicken no es ninguna niña or nena to play chicken jugar* a ver quién es más gallito don't count your chickens (before they're hatched) no hay que vender la piel del oso (antes de cazarlo) he's already counting his chickens está como la lechera del cuento roost2 1.2 u [Culin] pollo (m); (hen) gallina (f) roast chicken pollo asado (before n) chicken liver hígado (m) de pollo
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    • Most of us think we're familiar with the sounds of the domestic chicken, but not all fowl calls are created equal.
    • As birds go, the domestic chicken is hardly built for high-performance flight.
    • This brief summary demonstrates the level of understanding that has been gained in studying the scutate scales of the chicken.
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    • The meats consisted of soft shelled crab covered in spices, tender roast beef and chicken.
    • The main types of meat are pork, chicken, and mutton.
    • This tells us that she won't eat red meat, chicken, pork, fish or seafood.

Phrasal verbs

chicken out

v + adv (+ prep + o)
[colloquial/familiar] acobardarse, achicarse* [familiar/colloquial], rajarse [familiar/colloquial]to chicken out of sth she chickened out of telling him no se atrevió a decírselo

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adj
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of chicken in Spanish:

chicken2

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.