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n. Slang
1. The buttocks.
2. The anus.

[Earlier, satchel, suitcase, ultimately from German Kiste, box, case (also buttocks, anus, in German slang), from Middle High German, box, case, from Old High German kista, from Latin cista; see chest.]
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(ˈkiːstə) or


1. the rump; buttocks
2. a suitcase, trunk, or box
[C20: of uncertain origin]
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or kees•ter

(ˈki stər)

n. Slang.
the buttocks; rump.
[1880–85; earlier, as argot, handbag, suitcase, safe; of obscure orig.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.keister - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit onkeister - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"
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n (US inf)
(= buttocks)Hintern m (inf)
(rare: = case) → Koffer m
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Doyle, Giants 1911 25 3B Bill Bradley, Indians 1903 22 Tommy Leach, Pirates 1902 22 SS Bill Keister, Orioles 1901 21 OF Owen Wilson, Pirates 1912 36 OF Joe Jackson, Indaans 1912 26 OF Sam CrawfordTigers 1914 26 OF Kiki Cuyler, Pirates 1925 26 DH Jim Riae, Rd Sox + 1977 13 C Johnny Kling, Cubs 1903 13 Tim McCarver, Cardinals 1966 13 P Jesse Tannehill, Yankees 1904 6 Claude Hendrix, Pirates 1912 6 Walter Johnson, Senators 1913 6 * Totaled 15 triples, but two came as an outfielder