- r up to the breast
we were standing breast-high in the water
- Pressed against the breast-high wooden barrier, a bearded elder stared at a faded photo, glanced up, stared again, then strained his eyes searchingly across the New York pier (see .
- She didn't even have to go deep into the bush around Nairobi to trap her trophies but found them already wrapped, breast-high, around the ladies in the mud huts.
- He disdained a desk, worked standing up at a breast-high table so he would lose no time dashing off to composing room or editor's office.