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noun as in area under mouth

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Chin’s assailants received a fine and probation for his death.

“I was 12 years old, and I couldn’t stop staring at the wattles on his chin,” Kolman said.

It should go across the bridge of your nose, it should form a seal across your nose and go under your chin.

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Some of the Maryland fans watched with their hands clasped under their chins.

As Chin says, it takes a very specific patient to be a good candidate to use FAMs as contraception.

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At Christianity Today, Peter Chin claims Christians should preach peace instead of bogging down in the particulars of race.

His chin rested on the thick plastic collar buckled around his neck.

“There aren't any steaks involved, pardon the pun,” says Chin.

“We were exhausted, but it was something I just had to do,” says Chin.

“The first time I saw Glacier National Park, it was the magical fantasy land I had always been dreaming about,” says Chin.

Only in the carnage of the head, the tilt of the chin, was the insolence expressed that had made her many enemies.

Then he clapped his fiddle under his chin and without more ado struck up "Bobbing Joan."

And, old ink pot, tuck a horse blanket under my chin, and rub me down with brickbats while I feed!

He stepped to the girl, and roughly raised her chin with his hand so that she was forced to look him in the face.

Ze under lip rather retires, and this adds to the receding effect of the chin, you see.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chin, such as: button, jaw, jawbone, mandible, mentum, and point.

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