bosomy

adjective bos·omy \ ˈbu̇-zə-mē also ˈbü- \

Definition of bosomy

1 : swelling upward or outward
  • bosomy hills
2 : having prominent breasts

First Known Use of bosomy

1815


BOSOMY Defined for English Language Learners

bosomy

adjective

Definition of bosomy for English Language Learners

  • : having large breasts


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