Definition of Cheeks

1. Noun. (plural of cheek) ¹



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Definition of Cheeks

1. cheek [v] - See also: cheek

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cheeks

cheekboned
cheekbones
cheeke
cheeked
cheekful
cheekfuls
cheekier
cheekiest
cheekily
cheekiness
cheekinesses
cheeking
cheekless
cheekpiece
cheekpieces
cheeks (current term)
cheeky
cheeky monkey
cheep
cheeped
cheeper
cheepers
cheeping
cheeps
cheer
cheer on
cheer up
cheere
cheered
cheerer

Literary usage of Cheeks

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1. A Dictionary of Similes by Frank Jenners Wilstach (1916)
"Her cheeks are as red as the rose's sheen. — SIR SAMUEL FERGUSON. ... Her cheeks like ripened lilies steeped in wine, Or fair pomegranate kernels washed in ..."

2. The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan (1860)
"He looked, therefore, and looked again, even till the springs that were in his head sent the waters down his cheeks. (Zech. xii. 10. ..."

3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1864)
"The shaven cheeks, upturned moustaches, and pointed beard at the bottom of the chin, were very fashionable after the middle of the reign of James I. It was ..."

4. Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1897)
"It is a nearly oval-shaped cavity, bounded in front by the lips, upon the sides by the cheeks, behind by the soft palate and fauces. ..."

5. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce (1916)
"At the door Dante turned round violently and shouted down the room, her cheeks flushed and quivering with rage: — Devil out of hell! We won! ..."

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