Definition of 'cheek by jowl'
Example sentences containing 'cheek by jowl'
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I was brought up cheek by jowl with technology- right up against it. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE (1992)Kathryn and Colum moved farther down the Mercery, where the houses of the rich and poor stood cheek by jowl. A SHRINE OF MURDERS (1992)The `haves" did not want to live cheek by jowl with the `have nots", especially when on vacation. FINAL RESORT (1992)
Incomprehensibly twisting lanes of swarming tenements stood cheek by jowl beside the villas of the rich. THEBES OF THE HUNDRED GATES (1992)
Definition of cheek by jowl from the Collins English Dictionary
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