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bosoms, plural;
  1. (of a friend) Close or intimate
    • - the two girls had become bosom friends
  1. A woman's chest
    • - her ample bosom
    • - the dress offered a fair display of bosom
  2. A woman's breast

  3. A part of a woman's dress covering the chest

  4. The space between a person's clothing and chest used for carrying things
    • - he carried a letter in his bosom
  5. The loving care and protection of
    • - Bruno went home each night to the bosom of his family
    • - the town has taken the gay community to its bosom
  6. Used to refer to the chest as the seat of emotions
    • - quivering dread was settling in her bosom

  1. hide in one's bosom; "She bosomed his letters"
  2. the chest considered as the place where secret thoughts are kept; "his bosom was bursting with the secret"
  3. a person's breast or chest
  4. embrace: squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness; "Hug me, please"; "They embraced"; "He hugged her close to him"
  5. cloth that covers the chest or breasts
  6. embrace: a close affectionate and protective acceptance; "his willing embrace of new ideas"; "in the bosom of the family"
  7. heart: the locus of feelings and intuitions; "in your heart you know it is true"; "her story would melt your bosom"
  8. breast: either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
  9. (bosomed) having a bosom as specified or having something likened to a bosom; usually used in compounds; "full-bosomed women"; "the green-bosomed earth"
  10. The chest (θώραξ, thorax) is a part of the anatomy of humans and various other animals. It is sometimes referred to as the thorax.
  11. The breast or chest of a human (or sometimes of another animal). [from 11th c.]; The seat of one's inner thoughts, feelings etc.; one's secret feelings; desire. [from 13th c.]; The interior or inner part of something; the area enclosed as by an embrace. [from 15th c.]; The part of a dress etc. ...
  12. For a young woman to dream that her bosom is wounded, foretells that some affliction is threatening her. To see it soiled or shrunken, she will have a great disappointment in love and many rivals will vex her. If it is white and full she is soon to be possessed of fortune. ...
  13. In the East objects are carried in the bosom which Europeans carry in the pocket. To have in one's bosom indicates kindness, secrecy, or intimacy (Gen 16:5; Sa2 12:8). Christ is said to have been in "the bosom of the Father," i.e. ...
  14. Chest area, a fold in the clothes in the chest area that was used for carrying grain, other small items.
  15. (often naked): eroticism and fertility of life (Chagall loved and respected women).
  16. The definitions here are for women only. To dream of having a perfect bosom signifies that happiness is on its way. Dreaming that you have hair on your bosom indicates the death of a loved one. Having pain in the region of the bosom denotes illness.