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Synonyms for cheektʃik

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cheek(noun)

    either side of the face below the eyes

    boldness, face, buttock, impertinence, nerve, brass, impudence

  2. impudence, cheek, impertinence(noun)

    an impudent statement

    archness, boldness, impudence, freshness, perkiness, insolence, crust, cheekiness, impertinence, buttock, brass, face, cheek, gall, sauciness, nerve, pertness

  3. buttock, cheek(noun)

    either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump

    buttock, boldness, face, cheek, nerve, brass, impudence, impertinence

  4. boldness, nerve, brass, face, cheek(verb)

    impudent aggressiveness

    "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty"

    font, look, case, hardiness, nervus, aspect, administration, cheek, strikingness, boldness, fount, buttock, impudence, governing body, hardihood, nerve, plaque, daring, facial expression, brass section, brass, side, organization, grimace, heart, memorial tablet, spunk, face, organisation, mettle, expression, governance, brass instrument, human face, establishment, typeface, impertinence

  5. cheek(verb)

    speak impudently to


  1. cheek(noun)


    impudence, impertinence, brass neck, nerve, sass

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cheek(n.)

    side of the face

  2. cheek(n.)

    [Colloquial.] boldness, impudence, insolence, impertinence, sauciness, assurance, audacity, presumption, face, front, effrontery, brass

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

plays, toupee, effrontery, play, insolence, nerve, playing

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cheek

    bucca NA6, mala

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