ap·​ple-cheeked ˈa-pəl-ˌchēkt How to pronounce apple-cheeked (audio)
: having cheeks the color of red apples
apple-cheeked youngsters

Word History

First Known Use

1827, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of apple-cheeked was in 1827

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“Apple-cheeked.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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