|1.||the front part of the body from the neck to the abdomen; chest|
|2.||adjective mammary either of the two soft fleshy milk-secreting glands on the chest in sexually mature human females|
|3.||a similar organ in certain other mammals|
|4.||anything that resembles a breast in shape or position: the breast of the hill|
|5.||a source of nourishment: the city took the victims to its breast|
|6.||the source of human emotions|
|7.||the part of a garment that covers the breast|
|8.||a projection from the side of a wall, esp that formed by a chimney|
|9.||mining the face being worked at the end of a tunnel|
|10.||beat one's breast to display guilt and remorse publicly or ostentatiously|
|11.||make a clean breast of to make a confession of|
|12.||to confront boldly; face: breast the storm|
|13.||to oppose with the breast or meet at breast level: breasting the waves|
|14.||to come alongside of: breast the ship|
|15.||to reach the summit of: breasting the mountain top|
|[Old English brēost; related to Old Norse brjōst, Old High German brust, Dutch borst, Swedish bräss, Old Irish brū belly, body]|
Either of two milk-secreting, glandular organs on the chest of a woman; mammary gland; mamma.
A corresponding rudimentary gland in the male.
The superior ventral surface of the human body, extending from the neck to the abdomen.