Meaning of “bosom” in the English Dictionary

"bosom" in British English

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bosomnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈbʊz.əm/ us /ˈbʊz.əm/

a woman's breasts:

a large/ample bosom

literary the front of a person's chest, especially when thought of as the centre of human feelings:

She held him tightly to her bosom.
A dark jealousy stirred in his bosom.
bosomy
adjective uk /ˈbʊz.əm.i/ us /ˈbʊz.əm.i/

used to describe a woman with large breasts

(Definition of “bosom” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bosom" in American English

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bosomnoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈbʊz·əm/

a woman’s breasts or the front of a person’s chest, esp. when thought of as the center of human feelings

The bosom of a group is the middle of it:

He felt safe in the bosom of his family.

(Definition of “bosom” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)