- [C]乳房 either of the two parts of a woman's body that produce milk
- [C]胸部,胸膛 upper front part of humanbody or garment; chest
- [C]胸肉 part of animal corresponding to the human breast, eaten as food
the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen;
"he beat his breast in anger"
either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
meat carved from the breast of a fowl
the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's chest
meet at breast level;
"The runner breasted the tape"
reach the summit (of a mountain);
"They breasted the mountain"
"Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all summit"
"breast the storm"
- The little baby can take nourishment from the breast.
- The baby was being nursed at its mother's breast.
- The bird's breast is flecked with brown.
- They had chicken breast for supper.
- His head sank forward on his breast.
- Who is the first to breast the tape?
- I think they breast the tape at the same time.
- She was feeding a baby at the breast.
- He was wearing a nameplate on his left breast.
- They had chicken breasts for lunch.
- His breast swelled with emotion.
- make a clean breast of
坦白讲出… tell the whole truth about sth bad that one has done
- beat breast 捶胸
- give the breast to one's baby 给孩子喂奶
- make a clean breast 全盘托出,坦白
- suck the breast 吃奶
- take the breast 吃奶
Come to my woman's breasts, And take my milk for gall, you murd'ring ministers.出自：Macbeth , Shakespeare
One Country Milch-Wench, to whom I was..put to the Breast.出自： Steele
As swift As bird on wing to breast its eggs again.出自： Keats
A baker's van breasted the hill.出自： J. Buchan
Like a swimmer breasting a wave.出自： B. Bainbridge
- breast, bosom, chest
- ☆ 直接源自中古英语的brest，意为膨胀，隆起。