barrel–chested

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adjective bar·rel–chest·ed \ˈber-əl-ˌches-təd, ˈba-rəl-\

Definition of barrel–chested

  1. :  having a large rounded chest a barrel–chested athlete

First Known Use of barrel–chested

1845


BARREL–CHESTED Defined for English Language Learners

barrel-chested

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Definition of barrel–chested for English Language Learners

  • of a man : having a large, round chest that usually suggests great strength

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