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Synonyms for cheek
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cheek(noun)

    either side of the face below the eyes

    Synonyms:
    boldness, face, buttock, impertinence, nerve, brass, impudence

  2. impudence, cheek, impertinence(noun)

    an impudent statement

    Synonyms:
    archness, boldness, impudence, freshness, perkiness, insolence, crust, cheekiness, impertinence, buttock, brass, face, gall, sauciness, nerve, pertness

  3. buttock, cheek(noun)

    either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump

    Synonyms:
    buttock, boldness, face, nerve, brass, impudence, impertinence

  4. boldness, nerve, brass, face, cheek(verb)

    impudent aggressiveness

    "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty"

    Synonyms:
    font, look, case, hardiness, nervus, aspect, administration, strikingness, boldness, fount, buttock, impudence, governing body, hardihood, nerve, plaque, daring, facial expression, brass section, brass, side, organization, grimace, heart, memorial tablet, spunk, face, organisation, mettle, expression, governance, brass instrument, human face, establishment, typeface, impertinence

  5. cheek(verb)

    speak impudently to

Wiktionary

  1. cheek(noun)

    Impudence.

    You’ve got some cheek, asking me for money!

    Synonyms:
    impudence, impertinence, brass neck, nerve, sass

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cheek(n.)

    Synonyms:
    side of the face

  2. cheek(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] boldness, impudence, insolence, impertinence, sauciness, assurance, audacity, presumption, face, front, effrontery, brass

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cheek(n)

    Synonyms:
    jowl

    Associated words:
    zygoma, zygomatic, buccate, buccal, malar, buccinator, meloncus, meloplasty, melitis, dimple, jugal

  2. cheek(n)

    Synonyms:
    (Slang) effrontery, temerity, assurance, impudence, audacity

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cheek":

    plays, toupee, effrontery, play, insolence, nerve, playing

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Cheek":

    Jare Henrik Tiihonen

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cheek

    Synonyms:
    bucca NA6, mala

How to pronounce cheek?

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How to say cheek in sign language?

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How to use cheek in a sentence?

  1. Jenny Lee Maldonado:

    When I give Lyric Drumgoole a kiss on the cheek, I feel like Lyric Drumgoole cheeks are like a porcupine, i just feel like my mouth got a lip full of porcupine needles.

  2. John Long:

    Its frustrating for most of us paleontologists that wejust have only the brain case and part of theskull roof, it would be nice to know about its jaws, teeth and cheek plates, but that must await further discoveries to fully understand the anatomy of Janusiscus.

  3. Paulina Porizkova:

    I found him still asleep when bringing him his Sunday morning coffee, i touched his cheek to rouse him. It was then I realized that during the night he had peacefully passed on.

  4. Paul Stenson:

    My page is run in a tongue-in-cheek way so I can never back down, so I fought fire with fire.

  5. Jason Johnson:

    I have been saying sort of tongue in cheek and very seriously, institutional racism actually works better than this, this is incompetence.


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