Definitions of cheek

  1. To be impudent or saucy to. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. speak impudently to Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. impudent aggressiveness; "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. either side of the face below the eyes Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The side of the face below the eye. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. The cheek bone. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Those pieces of a machine, or of any timber, or stone work, which form corresponding sides, or which are similar and in pair; as, the cheeks (jaws) of a vise; the cheeks of a gun carriage, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The branches of a bridle bit. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A section of a flask, so made that it can be moved laterally, to permit the removal of the pattern from the mold; the middle part of a flask. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Cool confidence; assurance; impudence. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Either side of the face below the eye; an analogous part of any object. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. The side of the face; one of two sides which correspond, or which are double and alike. Cheek by jowl, i.e., jaw, side by side, closeness. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. The side of the face below either eye. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  14. The fleshy wall of the mouth in mammals; the side of the face; in invertebrates the lateral portions of the head, as the fixed and free cheeks of Trilobites. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  15. toward the inside of the cheek; "the buccal aspect of the gum" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. Cheeky. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for cheek

  1. A small arm slipped around his neck- a cold hand pressed against his cheek – Riders of the Silences by John Frederick
  2. None of your cheek – The Confessions of a Beachcomber by E J Banfield