Chicken-related idioms, sayings and phrases.

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  1. rpchris

    rpchris Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You can tell how important something is to a given group of people by how many words or phases they have related to that something. How many chicken-related phrases or sayings can you come up with? Here are a few to get this started:

    1. Establishing a pecking order.
    2. He's flown the coop.
    3. Coming home to roost.
    4. Don't count your chickens before they've hatched.
    5. Don't be a chicken.
    6. Which came first, the chicken or the egg?
    7. No spring chicken.
    8. Running around like a chicken with its head cut off.
    9. Something to crow about.

    Keep them coming!
     
  2. luvinmychickens

    luvinmychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2011
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    Does part of meh siggie count? (It's pretty obvious what part I'm talkin' 'bout)
     
  3. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

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  4. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Overrun With Chickens

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    Chicken scratch, as in bad handwriting [​IMG]
     

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