chest chest  /ˈtʃɛst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
  2. (n) box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy
  3. (n) the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen
  4. (n) furniture with drawers for keeping clothes

Usage(s):

  1. But because she continues to complain of chest pains, doctors are reluctant to send her home.
  2. Remember, the emphasis is more on the chest compressions.
  3. The therapists wrap the woman's chest, first in gauze, then in an Ace bandage.

News

  1. Teen shot in chest early Thursday in St. Lucie

    ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Deputies are looking into the shooting of a 19-year-old in the chest around 12:36 a.m. Thursday west of Fort Pierce on Avenue K.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: St. Lucie News Tribune

  2. Omaha Councilman Taken to Hospital for Chest Pain

    A councilman for the city of Omaha has been taken to a local hospital after complaining of chest pain. City Councilman Garry Gernandt was taken Wednesday by ambulance to Creighton University Medical Center.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KOLN Lincoln

  3. Gunfire wounds man in the chest in Trenton

    A man was shot and wounded in the chest in Trenton, New Jersey early Wednesday morning.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WPVI 6abc Philadelphia

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Quotes

  1. "The doctors have told her if she goes back to smoking drugs, it won't just ruin her voice, it will kill her," Mitch Winehouse told the Mirror. "There are nodules around the chest and dark marks. She has 70 percent lung capacity."
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Amy Winehouse Source: FOXNews

  2. The pin, Obama said, "became a substitute for I think true patriotism, which is speaking out on issues that are of importance to our national security. I decided I won't wear that pin on my chest."
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: News-Leader.com

  3. "There's a lot of things going on in his mind that he has to resolve," Florida Athletic Director Jeremy Foley said. "You can't coach when your chest hurts. You can't live your life when your chest hurts."
    on Dec 27, 2009 By: Jeremy Foley Source: New York Times

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