- The side of the face below the eye.
- The cheek bone.
- Those pieces of a machine, or of any timber, or stone work,
which form corresponding sides, or which are similar and in pair; as,
the cheeks (jaws) of a vise; the cheeks of a gun carriage, etc.
- The branches of a bridle bit.
- A section of a flask, so made that it can be moved
laterally, to permit the removal of the pattern from the mold; the
middle part of a flask.
- Cool confidence; assurance; impudence. - To be impudent or saucy to.