chicken lobster


noun

a young lobster weighing 1 pound (0.4 kg) or less.

Nearby words

  1. chicken fillet,
  2. chicken hawk,
  3. chicken kiev,
  4. chicken ladder,
  5. chicken little,
  6. chicken louse,
  7. chicken mushroom,
  8. chicken out,
  9. chicken pox,
  10. chicken run

Origin of chicken lobster

An Americanism dating back to 1965–70

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