Translation of chin in Spanish:
- pera (feminine) (Southern Cone) [colloquial]to have a weak or receding chinno tener barbilladouble chindoble barba (feminine) [colloquial]to keep one's chin upno perder el ánimochin up! [colloquial]¡ánimo! [colloquial]to take it on the chin (US)sufrir las consecuenciaspagar el pato [colloquial]it was the kids who took it on the chinfueron los niños los que sufrieron las consecuenciasfueron los niños los que pagaron el pato [colloquial]to take something on the chinencajar bien un golpe (suffer stoically) (British)she took their criticisms on the chin
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- Typical adult females have smaller jaws, noses, and chins, and thus eyes and cheekbones that are more prominent and appear to be larger than in typical males.
- Adrian shook his head, lowering his chin and raising his hand to check his wig was on straight.
- The victim suffered severe cuts to the upper lip, lower lip, the chin and into his neck.
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