advanced english 2

Is this a metaphor?
She wanted to tell him to stop being a chicken, because that was what it came down to when you cut to the chase, as their Dad said.

She wanted to tell him to stop being a chicken ...

I guess you could say so!
http://www.lausd.k12.ca.us/lausd/resources/Literary.Terms.2.html#Metaphor

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