Meaning of CHIN in English

CHIN

/ tʃɪn; NAmE / noun

the part of the face below the mouth and above the neck

—picture at face

—see also double chin

IDIOMS

- (keep your) chin up

- take sth on the chin

—more at chuck verb

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WORD ORIGIN

Old English cin , cinn , of Germanic origin; related to Dutch kin , from an Indo-European root shared by Latin gena cheek and Greek genus jaw.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.