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breast

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of breast

  1. the seat of one's deepest thoughts and emotions deep in his breast, he knew that his father had a great love for him that did not need to be expressed in words Synonyms belly, blood, bone(s), bosom, core, gut, heart, heartstrings, inner space, inside, quick, soulRelated Words conscience, mind


breast

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of breast

  1. to oppose (something hostile or dangerous) with firmness or courage breasted the diagnosis of cancer with fortitude and optimism Synonyms beard, brave, brazen, face, confront, dare, defy, outbrave, outfaceRelated Words face up (to), front; affront; challenge; encounter, meet; accost, approach, corner; repel, resist, stand, withstand; battle, combat, contend (with), fight, oppose, square (off)Near Antonyms avoid, eschew, shun; elude, escape, evade, shakeAntonyms dodge, duck, funk, shirk, sidestep


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