bosom os"om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bosomed} (-[u^]md); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bosoming}.] 1. To inclose or carry in the bosom; to keep with care; to take to heart; to cherish. [1913 Webster]

Bosom up my counsel, You'll find it wholesome. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To conceal; to hide from view; to embosom. [1913 Webster]

To happy convents bosomed deep in vines. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

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  • bosomed — os omed (b[oo^]z [u^]md), a. 1. Having, or resembling, bosom; kept in the bosom; hidden. [1913 Webster] 2. [Combining form] Having such a bosom; as, a big bosomed woman. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bosomed — [booz əmd; ] occas. [ bo͞o′zəmd] adj. having a (specified kind of) bosom [small bosomed] …   English World dictionary

  • -bosomed — bosomed, combining form. having a bosom: »Round bosomed = having a round bosom …   Useful english dictionary

  • bosomed — /booz euhmd, booh zeuhmd/, adj. 1. having a specified type of bosom (usually used in combination): a full bosomed garment; the green bosomed earth. 2. concealed or secreted in the bosom. [1640 50; BOSOM + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • bosomed — adjective having a bosom as specified or having something likened to a bosom; usually used in compounds full bosomed women the green bosomed earth • Similar to: ↑breasted …   Useful english dictionary

  • bosomed — adjective Date: 1603 having a bosom of a specified kind used in combination < full bosomed > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bosomed — bos•omed [[t]ˈbʊz əmd, ˈbu zəmd[/t]] adj. having a specified type of bosom: a full bosomed garment[/ex] • Etymology: 1640–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • bosomed — bos·omed …   English syllables

  • full-bosomed — adj. having a pronounced womanly shape, with well developed breasts. [informal] Syn: bosomy, buxom, curvaceous, sonsie, sonsy, voluptuous. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • full-bosomed — adjective (of a woman s body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes a curvy young woman in a tight dress • Syn: ↑bosomy, ↑busty, ↑buxom, ↑curvaceous, ↑curvy, ↑s …   Useful english dictionary

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