barrel-chested

[ bar-uhl-ches-tid ]
/ ˈbær əlˌtʃɛs tɪd /

adjective

having a broad, prominent chest or thorax.

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Origin of barrel-chested

First recorded in 1960–65
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British Dictionary definitions for barrel-chested

barrel-chested

adjective

having a large rounded chest
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