chest

Part of speech: noun

A large box, as for packing.

Part of speech: noun

The part of the body enclosed by the ribs; the thorax.

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Usage examples "chest":

  1. We had not, and she fetched a bit from the ice chest and gave it to her pet. - "A Northern Countryside", Rosalind Richards.
  2. My glance travelled up him, and I saw that his chest and his arms were bare too. - "Bye-Ways", Robert Smythe Hichens.
  3. Only a few wretched dollars lay at the bottom of the money chest. - "The Iron Furrow", George C. Shedd.