What does the word cheek mean?

Usage examples for cheek

  1. Edna made no answer, and yielded her cheek coldly to Bessie's kiss. – Our Bessie by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  2. A thin streak of colour came into Monsieur Beaucourt's cheek, a gleam of anger sparkled in his grey eyes. – The End of Her Honeymoon by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  3. It had been like this when the sleeping child lay in his arms; he could almost feel her little cheek against his bosom, and hear the soft music of her breathing. – Lahoma by John Breckinridge Ellis