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Definition of chest:

  1. A case in which certain goods, as tea, opium, etc., are transported; hence, the quantity which such a case contains.
  2. A coffin.
  3. A large box of wood, or other material, having, like a trunk, a lid, but no covering of skin, leather, or cloth.
  4. A tight receptacle or box, usually for holding gas, steam, liquids, etc.; as, the steam chest of an engine; the wind chest of an organ.
  5. Strife; contention; controversy.
  6. The part of the body inclosed by the ribs and breastbone; the thorax.
  7. To deposit in a chest; to hoard.
  8. To place in a coffin.

Synonyms:

vanity, federal agency, office, knocker, breathing, body, bad breath, government agency, dresser, white meat, pectus, breath, mold, bronchial tube, airway, titty, abdomen, dressing table, bronchus, furniture, bureau, girth, bosom, artificial respiration, belly button, thorax, tit, authority, boob, back, caddy, actor's assistant, heart, breast, catch-all, blow, asphyxia, front, chest of drawers, flank, envelope, toilet table, bronchiole, agency, coffin.

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