chesty

adjective
\ ˈche-stē How to pronounce chesty (audio) \
chestier; chestiest

Definition of chesty

1 : proudly or arrogantly self-assertive
2 : marked by a large or well-developed chest

Examples of chesty in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Campbell explores her vocal range, seamlessly transitioning from airy falsetto to chesty belts, landing every note with laser precision. Azizi Gibson feat. Neena Rouhani, Billboard, 10 Jan. 2022 The woman was chesty, the man powerfully built, the curves of his thighs yearning for the curves of hers. Dave Eggers, Wired, 30 Sep. 2021 Parodying a president who already flirts with self-parody isn’t easy, but Cauvin nailed the chesty voice, the malapropisms and the utter shamelessness. Los Angeles Times, 17 Dec. 2020 Nothing encapsulated Boston's fearless youth and dynamic potential quite like Tatum's dunk on James, and chesty celebration after, in Game 7 on Sunday. Matt Velazquez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 30 May 2018 Negan gives speeches like that guy in Creed sings: all chesty bluster that fails to impress. Chicago Tribune, chicagotribune.com, 11 Mar. 2018 Nothing encapsulated Boston's fearless youth and dynamic potential quite like Tatum's dunk on James, and chesty celebration after, in Game 7 on Sunday. Matt Velazquez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 30 May 2018 Negan gives speeches like that guy in Creed sings: all chesty bluster that fails to impress. Chicago Tribune, chicagotribune.com, 11 Mar. 2018 Check Chesty companion (model Monika Ordowska) throwing a drink in Gronk's face? Phil Thompson, chicagotribune.com, 24 May 2017 See More

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First Known Use of chesty

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Chesty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chesty. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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chesty

adjective
\ ˈches-tē How to pronounce chesty (audio) \

Medical Definition of chesty

chiefly British, of a cough
: accompanied by the raising of phlegm

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