ALL meanings of chinned

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  • noun chinned Simple past tense and past participle of chin. 1
  • noun chinned the lower extremity of the face, below the mouth. 1
  • noun chinned the prominence of the lower jaw. 1
  • noun chinned Informal. chin-up. 1
  • verb with object chinned Gymnastics. to bring one's chin up to (a horizontal bar, from which one is hanging by the hands), by bending the elbows. to raise (oneself) to this position. 1
  • verb with object chinned to raise or hold to the chin, as a violin. 1
  • verb with object chinned Archaic. to talk to; chatter with. 1
  • verb without object chinned Gymnastics. to chin oneself. 1
  • verb without object chinned Slang. to talk; chatter: We sat up all night chinning about our college days. 1
  • idioms chinned keep one's chin up, to maintain a cheerful disposition in spite of difficulties, disappointments, etc. Also, chin up. 1
  • idioms chinned take it on the chin, Informal. to suffer defeat; fail completely. to endure suffering or punishment. 1
  • adjective chinned (in combination) Having some specific type of chin or number of chins. 0
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