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1. chin

noun. ['ˈtʃɪn'] the protruding part of the lower jaw.

Synonyms

  • buccula
  • feature
  • face
  • mentum
  • double chin
  • goatee
  • human face

Antonyms

  • fixed-width font
  • proportional font
  • leeward
  • front

Etymology

  • chin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cine (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Chin

  • verduin
  • kyoung-min
  • yan-bin
  • wherein
  • violin
  • vanryn
  • mcquinn
  • mcminn
  • mclinn
  • mclin
  • mcglynn
  • mcglinn
  • glavine
  • eldwin
  • chang-hsin
  • chagrin
  • bongjin
  • yalin
  • within
  • therein
  • o'quinn
  • oguinn
  • o'guinn
  • oflynn
  • o'flynn
  • mcguinn
  • mcginn
  • levin
  • laminne
  • kaylynn

How do you pronounce chin?

Pronounce chin as ʧɪn.

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Sentences with chin


1. Noun, singular or mass
The narrower end will be for the chin, the wider part will be for the forehead.

Quotes about chin


1. A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.
- Roald Dahl

2. You were just worried about me."An exhale, relieved that I had understood. "Yeah"I turned. "Because you think I'm worth it"He put his fingers under my chin. "I absolutely think your worth it.""But you don't think you are."His mouth opened. Shut."That's what this is about, Derek. You won't let us worry about you because you don't think you're worth it. But I do. I absolutely do.
- Kelley Armstrong, The Reckoning

3. Darling, when things go wrong in life, you lift your chin, put on a ravishing smile, mix yourself a little cocktail...
- Sophie Kinsella

2. Kuki-Chin

noun. Kamarupan languages spoken in western Burma and Bangladesh and easternmost India.

Synonyms

  • Kamarupan
  • Kuki

3. chin-wag

noun. light informal conversation for social occasions.

Synonyms

  • chitchat
  • gabfest
  • confabulation
  • confab
  • chit-chat
  • schmoose
  • chin-wagging
  • chat
  • tittle-tattle
  • chin wag
  • small talk
  • causerie
  • chin wagging
  • schmooze
  • gab
  • gossip

4. chin-up

noun. an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar.

Synonyms

  • pull-up

5. chin-wagging

noun. light informal conversation for social occasions.

Synonyms

  • chitchat
  • gabfest
  • confabulation
  • confab
  • chit-chat
  • schmoose
  • chin-wag
  • chat
  • tittle-tattle
  • chin wag
  • small talk
  • causerie
  • chin wagging
  • schmooze
  • gab
  • gossip

6. chin

verb. ['ˈtʃɪn'] raise oneself while hanging from one's hands until one's chin is level with the support bar.

Synonyms

  • raise
  • elevate
  • bring up
  • get up
  • lift

Antonyms

  • rear
  • windward
  • avoid
  • back

Etymology

  • chin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cine (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. Chin

noun. Kamarupan languages spoken in western Burma and Bangladesh and easternmost India.

Synonyms

  • Kamarupan
  • Kuki

8. Chin

noun. the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall.

Synonyms

  • Qin dynasty
  • Qin
  • Ch'in dynasty
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