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

having a chest of a specified kind (often used in combination): broad-chested; barrel-chested.
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References in classic literature ?
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.
Dad was always bare chested, in all weathers, and we never questioned his attire.
He was bare chested and wore a red or orange jacket tied around his waist, black Adidas jogging bottoms and black trainers.
Lest we think she has gone all sensible on us though, the 21-year-old went bare chested under her jacket and the gold pins give the look a punky edge not to mention a nod to Versace's most famous Nineties creation Liz Hurley's dress.
Matt Fearon's cross from the right was chested down by Twiss for Nicky Clee to volley an unstoppable shot past the keeper from the edge of the area.