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cheek

1. 
a. either side of the face, esp that part below the eye
b. either side of the oral cavity; side of the mouth
2. a side of a door jamb
3. Nautical one of the two fore-and-aft supports for the trestletrees on a mast of a sailing vessel, forming part of the hounds
4. one of the jaws of a vice

Cheek

A narrow upright face, forming the end or side of an architectural or structural member or one side of an opening.

cheek

[chēk]
(anatomy)
The wall of the mouth in humans and other mammals.
(metallurgy)
Portion of a three-part flask between the cope and the drag.
(zoology)
The lateral side of the head in submammalian vertebrates and in invertebrates.

cheek

1. A narrow upright face forming the end or side of an architectural or structural member, or one side of an opening.
2. A narrow upright face forming the end or a side of an architectural or structural member.
3. The upright face of one side of an opening.
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A few sips in and it won me over with its cheekiness.
All tongue and cheekiness aside, Matt Titus has found a niche market in the 35-55 year old gay affluent male market, those who are looking for serious committed relationships and marriage.
A thoroughly likeable young man, 'Framps' could motivate and encourage the entire battalion with his cheekiness and smile.
I had a cheeky face back then and cheekiness sells chocolate and washing powder, Tonka toys so I got a lot of work," recalls the 48-year-old.
WITHOUT a win since his unbeaten novice hurdle season of 2008-09, Mikael D'Haguenet gave notice that any further attempts over fences in at least the immediate future won't be contemplated as he registered a victory that was emphatic in its cheekiness in the conditions hurdle.
A strong cheekiness comes through in the pictures and the text.
Well, look out guys as these spammers have stepped up the cheekiness and are calling you to tell you about their latest desperate attempts to get your custom.
Two previous shows covered, with a kind of reverence that was not immediately apparent in the cheekiness of the gesture, David Hammons and Cady Noland, both famously reclusive artists entirely unlikely to make work available for exhibitions such as these.
With her quirky sense of style and her I-don't-care attitude, Katy has infused some much-needed cheekiness into the world of pop music.
By foregrounding this theme in his novel in this way, Klaus Mann was addressing this anxiety with the cheekiness that he used to pique his own father.
The sextet of performers -- a couple of whom will rotate out of the cast -- have both the energy and the cheekiness to play these skits for maximum entertainment value.