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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


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What does spring chicken mean?


Meaning of idioms with examples...

spring chicken

To be young; to be still a young and naive person.
This idiom is usually used in the negative form.

See the entry for:
no spring chicken

Example(s):

She is not a spring chicken. She wouldn't like to go partying with us.
At the age of forty, she is no spring chicken!
I'd like to remind you that, at forty-five, you're still a spring chicken.

This idiom is in the animals category


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