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  • noun Plural form of brest.


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  • I still long for a baby who my brests would be able to feed.

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  • Yep, big adn stiff oar big adn floofee hare hare hare wuz stiff adn close wuz big adn floofee wif showder pads adn dubbel brests adn peplums….

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  • Insted ov teh customaree danse ov joi – or a partee – or . . . we cud hav a gud awld fasheioned pittee partee – wif much weeping and wailing an beeting ov brests an ripping clothez to shreds an moaning and groning.

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  • Then he began to distinguish her parts, commending the tresses of her haire, which he imagined to be of gold; her forehead, nose, mouth, necke, armes, but (above all) her brests, appearing (as yet) but onely to shew themselves, like two little mountaines.

    The Decameron

  • Many Chambers had he passed thorow, where all were soundly sleeping, and yet he felt both their brests and pulses.

    The Decameron

  • As yet, she had milke freshly running in both her brests, by reason of her so late delivery in child bed; wherefore shee lay downe unto the two yong Kids, and taking them tenderly in her armes, suffered each of them to sucke a teate, whereof they made not any refusall, but tooke them as lovingly as their dammes, and from that time forward, they made no distinguishing betweene their damme and her.

    The Decameron

  • All these courtiers being about the number of 2000. (as I might well gesse) most of them apparelled in cloth of gold, siluer, veluet, sattin and scarlet, did together with bowing their bodies, laying their hands vpon their brests in curteous maner of salutation, entertain the Ambassador: who likewise passing between them, and turning himself sometime to the right hand and sometime to the left, answered them with the like.

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  • And about hir round and snowie neck, went an inestimable Carkenet with a pendent ouer the diuision of hir rownde brests, of a table Dyamond, in fashion of an

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  • In the two Triangles occasioned by the bow of the arche there were two fayre Nymphes of excellent proportions and shapes, theyr clothes which couered theyr Virgins bodyes, giuing place for theyr legges, brests, and armes to be bare, theyr hayre loose and flying abroad, and towardes the brace, and knitting together of the arche aboue, they held a victorious trophæ.

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  • These little dragons one against an other, their brests and throtes hollowing out from the border and the couer, and their tayles turning vpwards againe, did serue for the eares of the couer, iust ouer them of the lower vessell.

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