Usage examples for chicken

  1. I say, Mr. Duff," he shouted, " it isn't the chicken season, you know." – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  2. I might have known- women are chicken- hearted. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  3. But when she came back her chicken was gone! – Little Mr. Thimblefinger and His Queer Country by Joel Chandler Harris
  4. A great chicken pie, fresh and hot, was carefully wrapped up and put in. – Pine Needles by Susan Bogert Warner
  5. And although she could without difficulty have taken the chicken out with her bill, yet she did not do it. – The Progressionists, and Angela. by Conrad von Bolanden
  6. So the little chicken said, 'Peep! – Not Quite Eighteen by Susan Coolidge
  7. Red Chicken put a match to ours when we were all in readiness. – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  8. Chicken Little turned and looked at her mother, then came slowly back. – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  9. Your advice, he told Mr. Fox, is so good that I'm going to start right now to look for a Prairie Chicken. – The Tale of Benny Badger by Arthur Scott Bailey
  10. I choose Supreme of Chicken. – Marjorie's Busy Days by Carolyn Wells
  11. I ate a chicken once that had been fed on fish, and- my soul! – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  12. After that, just to prove he was a human bein', he got the notion that there was money in the chicken business. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne
  13. Since they left, not a single barn has been burned, not a chicken stolen. – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  14. You're makin' more fuss than a hen over one chicken. – The Tides of Barnegat by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. What is it, Chicken- little? – The Corner House Girls at School by Grace Brooks Hill
  16. At this La Normande assumed an air of doubt, shrugged her shoulders, and told him that he was really too chicken- hearted. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  17. I never offered you a piece of chicken! – Whispering Smith by Frank H. Spearman
  18. " I am going to run over to my sister's and tell her to buy a chicken and make broth. – A Top-Floor Idyl by George van Schaick
  19. Down, down on the ground, chicken- heart, where I can get hold of you! – A Little Boy Lost by W. H. Hudson