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chest·y

 (chĕs′tē)
adj. chest·i·er, chest·i·est Informal
1. Having large breasts.
2. Arrogant or proud; conceited.

chest′i·ness n.
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chesty

(ˈtʃɛstɪ)
adj, chestier or chestiest
1. (Medicine) Brit suffering from or symptomatic of chest disease: a chesty cough.
2. having a large well-developed chest or bosom
ˈchestiness n
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chest•y

(ˈtʃɛs ti)

adj. chest•i•er, chest•i•est.
1. having a well-developed chest or bosom.
2. proud; conceited.
[1895–1900, Amer.]
chest′i•ly, adv.
chest′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.chesty - marked by a large or well-developed chestchesty - marked by a large or well-developed chest; "he was big-chested, big-shouldered and heavy-armed"
robust - sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction; "a robust body"; "a robust perennial"
2.chesty - having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pridechesty - having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride; "an arrogant official"; "arrogant claims"; "chesty as a peacock"
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"
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Translations

chesty

[ˈtʃestɪ] ADJ (chestier (compar) (chestiest (superl))) (Brit) [cough] → de pecho; [person] → que tiene el pecho cargado or congestionado
you sound a bit chestypor la voz parece que tienes el pecho cargado or congestionado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

chesty

[ˈtʃɛsti] adj [cough] → de poitrine
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

chesty

adj (+er) (Brit inf) personerkältet, grippig (inf); coughrau, schnarrend; I’m a bit chesty this morningich habs heute etwas auf der Brust (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

chesty

[ˈtʃɛstɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (cough) → bronchitico/a (Brit) (fam) (person) → che soffre di bronchite
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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A voluptuous vibration constantly stirs Chloe, the chestiest of cities.
ANSWERS AND SOLUTIONS (a) 27 ANTEDATED (b) 12 BINGEING (c) 5 BEATIFICATION (d) 17 CONSECRATIONS (e) 10 CHESTIEST (f) 13 COMMENCEMENT (g) 14 CONDESCENDED (h) 28 COUNTERFEITER (i) 1 CRACKERJACK (j) 15 EARNESTNESS (k) 16 OLIGOPOLIES (l) 3 ANTICOAGULANT (m) 25 SPOILSPORT (n) 30 INVENTIVENESS (o) 2 ORANGOUTANG (p) 23 PROPRIETARIES (q) 26 STEPSISTER (r) 22 PRESSURES (s) 8 ENTRAPMENT (t) 6 RUCKSACKS (u) 19 OUTSHOUT (v) 4 SHAREWARE (w) 20 PHYSIOGRAPHY (x) 7 EINSTEINIUM (y) 21 WHIPPERSNAPPER The impostors are 9, 1 l, 18, 24, and 29.
Here, with her hair cropped short like a penitent's, she strenuously atones for some unspecified sin by barking in her chestiest tones, laughing hysterically and flailing her arms, until granted heavenly solace three minutes from the end.