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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There are 2 translations of chicken in Spanish:

chicken2

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.