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chicken breast Syllabification: chick·en breast

Definition of chicken breast in English:


Another term for pigeon breast.


(also chicken-chested) adjective
Example sentences
  • He was chicken-breasted, indicating that he would never have tuberculosis, and had been born with a caul over his face.
  • What a beautiful French cellist named Lila sees in a chicken-breasted twerp of a restaurant owner named Dylan is hard to imagine.
  • He is dressed in bargain-basement rags, his chicken-breasted torso splayed with ribs.
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