chimney breast

noun

Definition of chimney breast

British
:a part of a wall that extends out into a room to cover a chimney

Word by Word Definitions

chimney play
  1. : fireplace, hearth

  2. : a vertical structure incorporated into a building and enclosing a flue or flues that carry off smoke

  3. : smokestack

breast play
  1. : either of the pair of mammary glands extending from the front of the chest in pubescent and adult human females and some other mammals

  2. : the fore or ventral part of the body between the neck and the abdomen

  3. : the part of an article of clothing covering the breast

  1. : to contend with resolutely : confront

  2. : climb, ascend

  3. : to thrust the chest against


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