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  1. chestnoun

    To hit with one's chest (front of one's body)

    The clothes are kept in a chest.


  2. chestnoun

    The portion of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen; the thorax. Also the analogous area in other animals.

    She had a sudden pain in her chest.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. thorax, chest, pectusnoun

    the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates

    chest of drawers, thorax, dresser, pectus, breast, bureau

  2. chestnoun

    box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy

    dresser, chest of drawers, thorax, pectus, breast, bureau

  3. breast, chestnoun

    the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen

    "he beat his breast in anger"

    titty, white meat, dresser, boob, knocker, pectus, tit, thorax, bosom, chest of drawers, bureau, breast

  4. chest of drawers, chest, bureau, dressernoun

    furniture with drawers for keeping clothes

    authority, thorax, dresser, toilet table, government agency, federal agency, agency, pectus, office, vanity, dressing table, chest of drawers, bureau, actor's assistant, breast

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chestnoun

    breast, thorax, trunk (of the body)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. chestnoun

    box, case, coffer, trunk, hutch, receplacle, bahut

  2. chestnoun

    thorax, breast

    Associated words:
    pectoral, pectorally, diaphragm, midriff

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How to use chest in a sentence?

  1. Scott Barber:

    I felt like a thousand pounds had lifted off my chest, i could breathe again.

  2. Judge Howie Mandel:

    What I am really amazed by is that you didn’t burn any of his chest hairs!

  3. Angi McClure:

    Stretching the front of the chest can open up the heart and release any tension that we hold in that area, [be it] physically or mentally.

  4. Roxana Mehran:

    This is a catheter-based procedure. What's most important for people to understand : We're not opening up anyone's chest, we like people to get up and move the next day. I think we would tell people to take a few days off before they ratchet it up, because we just want the arteries to heal.

  5. Laura Hogue:

    I thought it was very, very rude to talk about his long, dirty toenails and to totally neglect that my son had a huge hole in his chest when he was shot with that shotgun.

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