Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a specified kind of chest. Often used in combination: large-chested; a white-chested horse.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a chest (with a specified quality).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having (such) a chest; -- in composition.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a chest (of a specified kind): used chiefly in composition: as, broad-chested, narrow-chested.
  • In archery, gradually decreasing in diameter from a point between the nock and the center to both ends: said of an arrow.

Etymologies

From chest +‎ -ed (Wiktionary)

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