having a chest of a specified kind (often used in combination): broad-chested; barrel-chested.
- un·chest·ed, adjective
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How to use chested in a sentence
Steele, 50, is a barrel-chested woman with cropped, spiky hair the color of her last name.Would You Manage 70 Children And A 15-Ton Vehicle For $18 An Hour? | Maggie Koerth (firstname.lastname@example.org) | November 11, 2021 | FiveThirtyEight
The group was rounded out by a barrel-chested 61-year-old named Rod Price, also from Florida.The Epic Battle to Break the Mississippi River Canoe Record | jversteegh | November 3, 2021 | Outside Online
As I cruised along bare chested, my sweat actually cooled me off via evaporation, just as evolution intended.
Advocates for allowing women to go topless at a popular Maryland beach destination urged an appeals court Wednesday to reject Ocean City’s “morality code” and declare its ban on bare-chested women unconstitutional.Ocean City’s ban on bare-chested women at the beach is back in court | Ann Marimow | May 5, 2021 | Washington Post
Short, barrel-chested, standing on the bridge with his hands on his hips, giving out with a running fire of orders in a bull voice.Wreckage of long-lost WW II ship, sunken with its Native American skipper and half its crew, identified | Michael Ruane | April 2, 2021 | Washington Post
There was a photo of ex-Pro Bowler Kerry Rhodes carrying a man by a pool, bare chested and beaming.Will Today’s Closeted NFL Stars Let Michael Sam Be the First Out Player? | Evin Demirel | February 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A group of tall and broad-chested young men in camouflage guarded rows of tents in the military part of the camp.
One man walked bare-chested in the cold, his body painted with demands for public safety and slogans against police repression.India Gang-Rape Victim Dies: Six Men Charged With Murder | Shivam Vij | December 29, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
They climb atop bare-chested men in a boxing ring—and sometimes they fall down and go boom.Carrie Ann Inaba, Justin Bieber & More Celebrity Stumbles (VIDEO) | The Daily Beast Video | October 24, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Now for Lagarde, it is Next Stop: D.C. And if she has her way, the end of the hairy-chested stuff.
"Slap your saddles on them fresh hosses," he grated harshly from the back of a deep-chested, lean-flanked gray.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
The soft murmur of his petition was answered only by the deep-chested, placid snore of the sleeping priest.The Merrie Tales Of Jacques Tournebroche | Anatole France
The stays insisted a little cruelly on the lines of her figure, and the tight bodice betrayed her narrow-chested.Hilda | Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Lieutenant Ralph Thurstane was a tall, full-chested, finely-limbed gladiator of perhaps four and twenty.Overland | John William De Forest
A girl comes up—thin, narrow-chested, but with an eagerness in her eyes that lifts her above any physical defects.My Wonderful Visit | Charlie Chaplin