having cheeks of the kind indicated (used in combination): rosy-cheeked youngsters.
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How to use cheeked in a sentence
On July 4, this sweet, rosy-cheeked child saw people at a family parade gunned down directly in front of her.What a 4-Year-Old Saw at the Highland Park Mass Shooting | Julia Fine | July 7, 2022 | Time
We allowed TV fathers to be emotional and stopped depicting mothers as rosy-cheeked June Cleavers who have time to make their family waffles every morning and maintain a perm.The Hidden Truth About Parenting Isn't That It's Really Hard | Lucy Huber | February 17, 2022 | Time
Rosy-cheeked Vikings present a newly sparkling Oslo on a platter for the SAS Scandinavian Airlines System.In a gray, empty Paris, this corner shop’s colorful posters transport you wherever you want to go | Lily Radziemski | February 19, 2021 | Washington Post
The pale, baby-faced, red-cheeked rapper is furiously puffing away at a hastily-made blunt crammed with low-grade weed.The Cult of Yung Lean: ‘I’m Building An Anarchistic Society From the Ground Up’ | Marlow Stern | January 4, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Guy Pelly is everything a pink-cheeked party promoting friend of the young Royals should be.Guy Pelly, Prince William's Friend, Tells Cops, "I Don't Want To" When Asked To Take Breath Test | Tom Sykes | February 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Not 17-year-olds with washboard abs, but smooth-cheeked preteens and young adolescents.Penn State Sex-Abuse Case Revives Issue of Using Chemical Castration | Michelle Cottle | November 11, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
Peripheral vision and incisive criticism all in one low to the ground, rosy-cheeked, smart as you please Barbara Delbanco.
Being the two younger ones, Jeanie, my black-eyed, rosy-cheeked cousin and I had the lesser parts in the plays.
"Not the kind of ride you mean," said the brown-eyed, pink-cheeked one, with a knowing little smile on her lips.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle | Laura Lee Hope
The change in the rosy-cheeked boy was startling: pale and hollow-eyed, he walked with a weak, halting step.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist | Alexander Berkman
Luckily Buster had time to make a hearty meal off the sugar before a red-cheeked girl shooed him away.The Tale of Buster Bumblebee | Arthur Scott Bailey
How the pink-cheeked high school girls elbowed each other to get a peep at the post-mark!Molly Make-Believe | Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
The two men sat opposite each other and ate supper, which was served by the red-cheeked girl.Blazed Trail Stories | Stewart Edward White