- 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
Business Insider calculated that only about eight percent of the money spent on pink merchandise went to breast cancer charities.
It carries a conditioner that contains triclosan, which has been linked to promoting the growth of breast cancer cells.
Hooters is cleverly asking me to “Give a Hoot” about breast cancer.
She received the news calmly enough to outward appearance, but a great tumult rose and died in her breast.
But at the top, with his breast laboring, he remembered well enough.The Day of the Beast|Zane Grey
“The ashes of Claes beat upon my breast,” answered Ulenspiegel.
Human affection and sympathy had dried up in his breast years ago.The Mask|Arthur Hornblow
Then the savage creature hurled himself straight for Dave's breast.Dave Porter in the Gold Fields|Edward Stratemeyer
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Idioms and Phrases with breast
see keep abreast of; make a clean breast of.