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Meaning of “chin” in the English Dictionary

"chin" in British English

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chinnoun [C]

uk   us   /tʃɪn/
B1 the ​part of a person's ​face below ​theirmouth: To ​keep the ​helmet in ​position, ​fasten the ​strap beneath the chin. She ​sat behind the ​table, her chin ​resting in her ​hands.

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

"chin" in American English

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chinnoun [C]

 us   /tʃɪn/
the ​part of a person’s ​face below the ​mouth
(Definition of chin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chin”
in Korean 턱…
in Arabic ذَقْن…
in Malaysian dagu…
in French menton…
in Russian подбородок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 下巴,頦…
in Italian mento…
in Turkish çene…
in Polish podbródek…
in Spanish barbilla, mentón…
in Vietnamese cằm…
in Portuguese queixo…
in Thai คาง…
in German das Kinn…
in Catalan barbeta…
in Japanese あご…
in Chinese (Simplified) 下巴,颏…
in Indonesian dagu…
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