Definition of chickenshit in English:

chickenshit

adjective

North American
vulgar slang
  • 1Worthless or contemptible (used as a general term of deprecation)

    ‘no more chickenshit excuses’
    contemptible, despicable, wretched, miserable, confounded, blithering, footling, infernal, damned, cursed, accursed, flaming
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    1. 1.1 Cowardly.
      timid, timorous, nervous, easily scared, easily frightened, scared, fearful, afraid, trembling, quaking, cowering, daunted
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noun

North American
vulgar slang
  • 1A worthless or contemptible person.

    1. 1.1 Something worthless or petty.
      ‘names are chickenshit; they didn't need any names’

Pronunciation

chickenshit

/ˈCHikənˌSHit/