a set of several viols, usually played together as an ensemble.
a set of viols of different sizes, usually six in number, used in consorts
[chest-on-chest, -awn-] /ˈtʃɛst ɒnˈtʃɛst, -ɔn-/ noun 1. a chest of drawers placed upon a slightly wider chest of drawers. noun 1. another term for tallboy
noun, Sports. 1. a pass in which the ball is quickly propelled from the chest by the hands and arms.
noun, Baseball. 1. a protective pad worn over the chest by a catcher or umpire to shield the body from foul tips.
noun, Music. 1. the low register of the human voice.