This “chick.” A chick is a baby bird or colloquially it is term for a sexy lady. Many say the term dehumanizes women, likening them to animals, reducing them to sex objects. Not everyone is that deep in their use of the language. A woman whose name someone does not know might be called a “chick.” A guy might refer to a woman as a “chick” if her presence in his life is only temporary or unimportant and it’s not worth the effort to familiarize his friends with her name. It is not really a term of endearment, in my opinion. Maybe I am wrong. Follow the link to original article.