for chicken feed

for chicken feed
Go to for peanuts.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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  • chicken feed — {n.}, {slang} A very small sum of money. * /John and Bill worked very hard, but they were only paid chicken feed./ * /Mr. Jones is so rich be thinks a thousand dollars is chicken feed./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • chicken feed — {n.}, {slang} A very small sum of money. * /John and Bill worked very hard, but they were only paid chicken feed./ * /Mr. Jones is so rich be thinks a thousand dollars is chicken feed./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • chicken feed — small amount of money, a paltry sum, peanuts    Don t worry about a few dollars for books. It s chicken feed …   English idioms

  • chicken feed — a small amount of money What he sold his car for was chicken feed compared to the amount of money that he has in the bank …   Idioms and examples

  • chicken feed — a very small amount of money, especially money that is paid for doing a job. He pays his labourers chicken feed …   New idioms dictionary

  • chicken feed — food for chickens; insignificant amount of money; small enterprise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • for peanuts — AND for chicken feed mod. for practically no money at all. (See also chicken feed.) □ I won’t work for peanuts. □ You surely don’t expect me to do this for chicken feed, do you? …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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