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Every time your significant other puts on this face balm, it will be like you’re delivering them a little kiss on the cheek.
OUTDOORSY GEAR GUY–APPROVED VALENTINE'S DAY GIFTSJOE JACKSONFEBRUARY 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
He made what he called a “tongue-in-cheek” run for president in 1984 as a Republican, then trumpeted himself as a Democrat 14 years later in support of President Bill Clinton during his sex-tinged impeachment proceedings in Congress.
LARRY FLYNT, PORNOGRAPHER AND SELF-STYLED FIRST AMENDMENT CHAMPION, DIES AT 78PAUL W. VALENTINEFEBRUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Never wrap him in her arms, lay her cheek against his head, whisper that she was there, that everything would be okay.
FOR A MOTHER FORCED TO GIVE UP HER CHILD, DECADES OF GRIEF, SHAME AND SECRETSELLEN MCCARTHYFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Next, check if the sides of the mask are bulging out from your cheeks.
HOW TO WEAR A FACE MASK FOR MAXIMUM PROTECTIONERIN FENNESSYFEBRUARY 2, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Dragging the color across the lid can lead to a lot of fallout onto the cheeks, which is difficult to clean up.
HINTS FROM HELOISE: AN EASY WAY TO CHECK RETURN ON INVESTMENTHELOISE HELOISEFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On it, Burdon describes in tongue-in-cheek voice-over how the American rocker once came to see the still little-known Animals at their local venue, the Club-A’Gogo in Newcastle, along with Norma-Jean Wofford, a guitarist known as the Duchess.
THE ANIMALS GUITARIST HILTON VALENTINE DIES AT 77PHIL DAVISONJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Also, that small spot on my right cheek is more noticeable now because of some weird, automatic brightening effect.
HOW TO USE ADVANCED EDITING TOOLS WITHOUT RUINING YOUR PHOTOSHARRY GUINNESSJANUARY 27, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The mask needs to go over the bridge of your nose, down around your chin and be flush against your cheeks.
EVERYONE SHOULD BE WEARING N95 MASKS NOWJOSEPH G. ALLENJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Darryl Morsell’s desire to play outweighed however much pain he felt throbbing near his cheek.
MARYLAND BASKETBALL GETS DARRYL MORSELL BACK, JUST IN TIME FOR CRUCIAL BIG TEN STRETCHEMILY GIAMBALVOJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s frequently tongue in cheek, yes, but it takes its terror seriously.
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WORDS RELATED TO CHEEK

  • audaciousness
  • audacity
  • boldness
  • cheek
  • cheekiness
  • chutzpa
  • chutzpah
  • discourtesy
  • disrespect
  • effrontery
  • forwardness
  • gall
  • hutzpa
  • hutzpah
  • impertinence
  • impudency
  • insolence
  • nerve
  • nerviness
  • overconfidence
  • presumptuousness
  • pushiness
  • rudeness
  • sassiness
  • sauciness
  • shamelessness
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