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babe magnet

1. A person, typically male, who is very attractive to women. Often used with a degree of humor or facetiousness. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. John thinks he's such a babe magnet now that he's making so much money, but everyone thinks he's just as foolish as ever.
2. Something that attracts women to its owner, who is typically male. Often used with a degree of humor or facetiousness. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. I bought my motorcycle because I thought it would be a great babe magnet.
See also: babe, magnet

chicks before dicks

slang A reminder, said by a female to her female friend(s), asserting that their friendship should be more important than relationships or interactions with males. Come on, don't ditch us for that guy you just met! Chicks before dicks!
See also: before, chick, dick

fussy as a hen with one chick

Extremely anxious and overprotective. A: "I can't believe your curfew is only nine o'clock." B: "Yeah, my mom can be fussy as a hen with one chick sometimes."
See also: chick, hen, one

ride-or-die chick

slang A very devoted romantic partner. I know my girl will be waiting for me when I get out of rehab because she's just a ride-or-die chick.
See also: chick

like a hen with one chick

Extremely anxious and overprotective. A: "I can't believe your curfew is only nine o'clock." B: "Yeah, my mom can be like a hen with one chick sometimes."
See also: chick, hen, like, one

have neither chick nor child

To be without children. The fact the I have neither chick nor child means I am able to travel wherever I want, whenever I want. It took me a while to come to terms with having neither chick nor child at my age, but I'm at peace with it now.
See also: chick, child, have, neither, nor

neither chick nor child

no children at all. North American or dialect
See also: chick, child, neither, nor

like a hen with one chick (or chicken)

absurdly fussy and overanxious.
See also: chick, hen, like, one

babe magnet

and chick magnet
1. n. a male who seems to attract good looking females easily. Keep your woman away from Chuck. He’s a babe magnet. Wilfred thinks he’s a chick magnet, but he only snags the dogs.
2. n. something, such as a car, that attracts good-looking females to a male. Man, I like your new chick magnet. Get any yet? He thought of a new car as a “babe magnet,” but all it drew was the repo man.
See also: babe, magnet

chick magnet

verb
See also: chick, magnet

chick

n. a girl or woman. We’re gonna take some chicks to dinner and then catch a flick.

chick-flick

n. a movie intended for women and female interests. I hate chick-flicks. It’s a guy thing.

slick-chick

n. an attractive and cute girl. Tiffany is a slick-chick. I wonder if she’d go out with me.
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br Chicks should be free from deformities like crooked legs, twisted necks and cross beaks.
If pasty butt continues to recur, consider changing the brand of chick feed you're using to a higher-quality product.
On day 21 PV, one chick showed a HI titer of 1: 128; 13 chicks HI titer of 1: 64 and 06 chicks titer of 1: 32.
With the launch of its first outlet, Golden Chick aims to spoil its customers with a variety of foods items which have never before been served in Pakistan.
Now the first chicks have hatched out, to the delight of the youngsters.
The chick will not be participating in penguin encounters until it is at least one year old.
The chick is living proof of the success of our Snow Penguins programme, an extension of the multi-generation breeding programme in the United States.
As long as one chick drinks, the others soon follow the leader.
Our objectives were to study chick mortality of captive-reared whooping cranes, the variables associated with it and to develop and evaluate techniques to mitigate the effects/limitations of high chick mortality.
said her friend Yanairiz Rodriguez, 11, as they took turns holding a chick.
Our goal was to determine if induced adoptions were possible, based on the hypothesis that a foreign chick placed in the failed nest of foster parents is treated as kin during the period of biparental care to explore if induced adoption could be used as a management strategy.
The team discovered that adults reduced their food provisioning after about 60 days of raising a chick, regardless of the chick's stage of development.
The three day old chick of Dyfi Osprey Project pair Monty and Nora is believed to have fallen victim to the unseasonably cold and wet weather on the Montgomeryshire Wildlife Trust reserve, near Machynlleth.
The tiny chick was originally taken to North Wales Reptile and Raptor Sanctuary near Ruthin, North Wales, for emergency treatment after being spotted by climbers near St Aspath at the bottom of a cliff.
An empty nester would know a parasitic egg if it suddenly showed up, so the first egg laid--also the first egg hatched--is likely to be the host's own chick.