- the front of an open-hearth furnace.
- the clay surrounding the taphole of a cupola.
- breast line.
- a rounded bow.
verb (used with object)
- to thrust (a vessel) sideways from a wharf.
- to keep (a vessel) away from a wharf by means of timbers.
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Idioms for breast
Origin of breast
OTHER WORDS FROM breastbreastless, adjective
Words nearby breast
Example sentences from the Web for breast
Things most meat eaters like to ignore for the ease and inoffensiveness of picking up a pound of plastic-wrapped chicken breasts on the way home from work.Instagram's Most Fascinating Subculture? Women Hunters.|Rachel Levin|September 8, 2020|Outside Online
I soon met more than a dozen women who said that male mechanics would grope them, leer at their breasts and make sexual comments or physical insinuations about sex.Temp Workers Fight Back Against Alleged Sexual Harassment and Say They Face Retaliation for Doing So|by Melissa Sanchez|August 28, 2020|ProPublica
Three more women have died from a cancer associated with certain kinds of breast implants—all within a six-month period starting just weeks before those implants were recalled.Three more women have died from cancer linked to Allergan’s recalled breast implants, FDA says|Maria Aspan|August 24, 2020|Fortune
The team got similar results with several different Brd4 inhibitors and in mice with breast, colon or lung tumors.These cells slow an immune response. Derailing them could help fight tumors|Esther Landhuis|July 10, 2020|Science News
Men with this condition can opt for breast reduction surgery or wear a compression vest.
He tore a piece of meat off the breast and stroked her coat while she ate.The Stacks: A Chicken Dinner That Mends Your Heart|Pete Dexter|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My girlfriend, Barbara, came to visit me and exposed her breast through the window.The Unbelievable (True) Story of the World’s Most Infamous Hash Smuggler|Marlow Stern|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hooters is cleverly asking me to “Give a Hoot” about breast cancer.
It also sells a number of products that contain chemicals that have been linked to breast cancer.
Sure, Hooters may have a vested financial interests in breasts—or rather, a very specific type of breast.
"Here's my authority, yuh blasted runt," he yelled, and jerked his six-shooter to a level with the policeman's breast.
It is something which takes side in the child's breast with the reasonable governor and the laws which he or she administers.Children's Ways|James Sully
Alessandro walked at the horses' heads, his face sunk on his breast, his eyes fixed on the ground.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
We laid him down gently, folded his arms on his breast, and for a moment held our peace in tribute to his passing.
The governor placed a dagger to his breast in order to get him to tell what he knew of his wife.
British Dictionary definitions for breast
Word Origin for breast
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Idioms and Phrases with breast
see keep abreast of; make a clean breast of.