run around like a chicken with its head cut off

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

run around like a chicken with its head cut off

  1. (idiomatic) To act in a haphazard or aimless way; to act frantically or without control.
    The president doesn't know what to do. He's running around like a chicken with its head cut off.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]