breast

Definitions of breast
  1. noun
    either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
    synonyms: boob, bosom, knocker, tit, titty
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    type of:
    mamma, mammary gland
    milk-secreting organ of female mammals
  2. noun
    the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen
    “he beat his breast in anger”
    synonyms: chest
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    types:
    bosom
    a person's breast or chest
    type of:
    external body part
    any body part visible externally
  3. noun
    the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's chest
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    type of:
    external body part
    any body part visible externally
  4. noun
    meat carved from the breast of a fowl
    synonyms: white meat
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    type of:
    helping, portion, serving
    an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal
  5. verb
    meet at breast level
    “The runner breasted the tape”
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    type of:
    converge, meet
    be adjacent or come together
  6. verb
    reach the summit (of a mountain)
    “They breasted the mountain”
    synonyms: summit
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    type of:
    arrive at, attain, gain, hit, make, reach
    reach a destination, either real or abstract
  7. verb
    confront bodily
    breast the storm”
    synonyms: front
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    type of:
    confront, face
    oppose, as in hostility or a competition
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