double chin

  1. a fold of fat beneath the chin.

Origin of double chin

First recorded in 1825–35

Other words from double chin

  • double-chinned, adjective

Words Nearby double chin Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use double chin in a sentence

  • The massive shoulders that started minus courtesy of neck from right beneath his double chin.

  • She had a dirty red bandanna tied over her dirty, matted hair and under her grimy double chin.

    Cabin Fever | B. M. Bower
  • He bowed, and the soft folds of his beautifully shaved double chin dropped a little lower over his high collar.

    Happy House | Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
  • More wishful beseeching must surely have softened a Deity with a sunburned nose and a double chin!

British Dictionary definitions for double chin

double chin

  1. a fold of fat under the chin

Derived forms of double chin

  • double-chinned, adjective

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