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 breast breast

noun

  • ( ) the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen  ( breast, chest )
    the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen
     he beat his breast in anger
    he beat his breast in anger
  • ( ) either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman  ( boob, bosom, breast, knocker, tit, titty )
    either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
  • the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's chest  ( breast )
    the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's chest
  • meat carved from the breast of a fowl  ( breast, white meat )
    meat carved from the breast of a fowl
  • verb

  • confront bodily  ( breast, front )
    confront bodily
     breast the storm
    breast the storm
  • reach the summit (of a mountain)  ( breast, summit )
    reach the summit (of a mountain)
     They breasted the mountain
    They breasted the mountain
     Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit
    Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit
  • meet at breast level  ( breast )
    meet at breast level
     The runner breasted the tape
    The runner breasted the tape


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