Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun chest

4 senses of chest

Sense 1
thorax, chest, pectus -- (the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates)
       => body part -- (any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity)

Sense 2
chest -- (box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy)
       => box -- (a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts")

Sense 3
breast, chest -- (the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen; "he beat his breast in anger")
       => external body part -- (any body part visible externally)

Sense 4
chest of drawers, chest, bureau, dresser -- (furniture with drawers for keeping clothes)
       => furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture -- (furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room")

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