double chin

noun

Definition of double chin

: a fleshy or fatty fold under the chin He has a spiky crew cut from the 50's over a jowly face, a double chin and a thick neck.— Pat Jordan

Other Words from double chin

double-chinned \ ˌdə-​bəl-​ˈchind How to pronounce double-chinned (audio) \ adjective
At last the merchants came, some striding down King Street, rosy-faced, double-chinned, known and greeted by everyone … — Esther Forbes

First Known Use of double chin

1521, in the meaning defined above

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“Double chin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double%20chin. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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double chin

noun

English Language Learners Definition of double chin

: a fold of fat that some people have under their chin and that looks like a second chin

double chin

noun

Medical Definition of double chin

: a fleshy or fatty fold under the chin

Other Words from double chin

double-chinned \ -​ˈchind How to pronounce double-chinned (audio) \ adjective

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