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Having a specified kind of chest. Often used in combination: large-chested; a white-chested horse.


(ˈtʃɛs tɪd)

having a chest of a specified kind (often used in combination): broad-chested; barrel-chested.
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He was listening with a smile to the hollow- chested youth, and occasionally pulling him up.
He was of middle age, heavily built, deep chested and broad shouldered.
One, a gentleman of about thirty, was perhaps the biggest- chested and longest-armed man I ever saw.
Soon they were all talking at once, rumbling and roaring as big- chested open-air men will, when whisky has whipped their taciturnity.
His shape, now divested of cloak, I perceived harmonised in squareness with his physiognomy: I suppose it was a good figure in the athletic sense of the term--broad chested and thin flanked, though neither tall nor graceful.
He was bare chested and wore a red or orange jacket tied around his waist, black Adidas jogging bottoms and black trainers.