New English-Irish Dictionary
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chicken

1. noun ZOOL animal2. noun COOK, ZOOL meat3. noun game4. noun coward5. adjective cowardly
phrases
1 noun ZOOL animalsicín masc4  c m u 2 noun COOK, ZOOL meatsicín masc4  c m ucirceoil fem3  c m uroast chicken sicín róstachicken breast brollach sicínchicken curry curaí sicín
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3 noun gamesicín masc4  c m u 4 noun cowardcladhaire masc4  c m umeatachán masc1  c m usicín masc4  c m u 5 adjective cowardlycladhartha adj3  c m umeatach adj1  c m uhe was too chicken to give it a try bhí sé róchladhartha le triail a bhaint as
phrases

chicken and egg

it's a chicken and egg situation is cás ubh an tsicín agus sicín na huibhe é

to count your chickens before they´re hatched

bheith ag ithe an lao i mbroinn na bóbheith ag moladh breac nach bhfuil ar an bportbheith ag marú an fhia sula bhfeiceann tú é

like a headless chicken

he was running around like a headless chicken bhí sé ag rith thart i ndiaidh a chinn roimhe, bhí sé ag rith thart i ndiaidh a eireabaill