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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. having a breast or breasts; or breasts as specified; used chiefly in compounds;
- Example: "small-breasted"
- Example: "red-breasted sandpiper"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Breast \Breast\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Breasted; p. pr. & vb. n. Breasting.] To meet, with the breast; to struggle with or oppose manfully; as, to breast the storm or waves. [1913 Webster] The court breasted the popular current by sustaining the demurrer. --Wirt. [1913 Webster] To breast up a hedge, to cut the face of it on one side so as to lay bare the principal upright stems of the plants. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Breasted \Breast"ed\, a. Having a breast; -- used in composition with qualifying words, in either a literal or a metaphorical sense; as, a single-breasted coat. [1913 Webster] The close minister is buttoned up, and the brave officer open-breasted, on these occasions. --Spectator. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

breasted adj 1: having a breast or breasts; or breasts as specified; used chiefly in compounds; "small-breasted"; "red-breasted sandpiper" [ant: breastless]