Chicken Liver Meaning
(slang) A coward.
Example: Used other than as an idiom: see chicken,â€Ž liver.
2013, Andrea K. Vizenor, The Dragon Prince (ISBN 1491832487), page 48:
This is Rob's home too, you chicken liver!
2005, A State of Mind, My Story (ISBN 1578730023), page 26:
The boys were becoming irritable and fistfights broke out. Between shouted threats and name calling â€” "turkey breath"; "frog face"; "stupid turd"; "just try ... I dare you, chicken liver" â€” I had come to the conclusion that prison life was not working for the inmates [â€¦]
2014, Peggy Hoge, Rusty Zipper: Seventeenth of the Prairie Preacher Series (ISBN 149906375X):
â€œShow yourselves, you chicken livers.â€ He repeatedly yelled tauntingly into the Zipper's megaphone. â€œCome, they will be dying soon. Are you just going to watch? Come, save them.It is their only chance.â€