English version

chicken out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchicken out phrasal verb informalto decide at the last moment not to do something you said you would do, because you are afraid You’re not chickening out, are you? chicken→ See Verb table
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Verb table
chicken
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychicken
he, she, itchickens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychickened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave chickened
he, she, ithas chickened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad chickened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill chicken
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have chickened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam chickening
he, she, itis chickening
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you, we, theyare chickening
Past
I, he, she, itwas chickening
you, we, theywere chickening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been chickening
he, she, ithas been chickening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been chickening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be chickening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been chickening
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