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[cheekt] /tʃikt/
having cheeks of the kind indicated (used in combination):
rosy-cheeked youngsters.
Origin of cheeked
cheek + -ed3 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • But a School House man had been "cheeked" by a filthy little outhouse swab.

    The Loom of Youth Alec Waugh
  • It was said he had cheeked the old man; it was said he had frightened him.

  • The pony went on a little, but they drew rein, and waited for the girl again; and again he "cheeked" her.

    The Open Air Richard Jefferies
  • He "cheeked" her; she tossed her head, and looked the other way.

    The Open Air Richard Jefferies
  • I remember how those “boys” cheeked me two years ago, laughed at me, sat on me.

  • He was inclined to be rather fatherly at first, so I cheeked him.

    Caesar's Wife William Somerset Maugham
  • Nothing loth, the village girls "cheeked" him, and so they passed on.

    Amaryllis at the Fair Richard Jefferies
  • She was a blue-eyed, jolly girl of the very best sort, but the way she cheeked my big brother used to frighten me.

    A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
  • Even then he seems to have cheeked the chief and played Harry all round.

  • But the club was cheeked by substance as solid as itself, the result being a sounding thump.

    Burl Morrison Heady

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