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bosom (n.)

Old English bosm "breast; womb; surface; ship's hold," from West Germanic *bōsmaz (source also of Old Frisian bosm, Old Saxon bosom, Middle Dutch boesem, Dutch boezem, Old High German buosam, German Busen "bosom, breast"), perhaps from PIE root *bhou- "to grow, swell," or *bhaghus "arm" (in which case the primary notion would be "enclosure formed by the breast and the arms"), or possibly a word from a substrate language.

Bosoms in the narrowed or euphemistic meaning "a woman's breasts" is from 1959; bosomy "big-breasted" is from 1928 (earlier of rolling hills, etc.). Bosom-friend is attested 1580s; bosom buddy from 1924. Abraham's bosom "the abode of the blessed" is from Luke xvi.19-31.

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Definitions of bosom from WordNet
1
bosom (n.)
the chest considered as the place where secret thoughts are kept;
his bosom was bursting with the secret
bosom (n.)
a person's breast or chest;
bosom (n.)
cloth that covers the chest or breasts;
bosom (n.)
a close affectionate and protective acceptance;
in the bosom of the family
Synonyms: embrace
bosom (n.)
the locus of feelings and intuitions;
her story would melt your bosom
Synonyms: heart
bosom (n.)
either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman;
Synonyms: breast / knocker / boob / tit / titty
2
bosom (v.)
hide in one's bosom;
She bosomed his letters
bosom (v.)
hold (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness;
Synonyms: embrace / hug / squeeze
From wordnet.princeton.edu