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English definition of “chicken out”

chicken out

informal phrasal verb with chicken     /ˈtʃɪkɪn/ verb
to decide not to do something because you are too nervous : I was going to ask Mitsuko for a date , but I chickened out.CowardlyAvoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
(Definition of chicken out from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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