muscular definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or consisting of muscle: muscular contraction.
    • Having well-developed muscle tissue: a muscular build.
    • Having or suggesting great forcefulness, particularly at the expense of subtlety: muscular thinking that does not work with the finer things; muscular advocacy teams.
    • Of, associated with, or connected with muscle tissue.
    • Brawny, having power.
    • Having large, well-developed muscles.
    • Of or regarding a muscle, or to something of muscles; composed of, or constituting, a muscle or muscles.
    • Performed by, or dependent on, a muscle and/or muscles.
    • Well furnished with muscles; having well-developed muscle tissue; brawny; ergo, powerful; effective; energetic.
    • (of you) possessing actual strength and body weight; rugged and powerful
    • having or suggesting great physical power or power
    • having a robust muscular body-build characterized by predominance of structures (bone tissue and muscle mass and connective muscle) developed through the embryonic mesodermal level
    • of or associated with or composed of muscle mass
  • others:
    • Of or pertaining in any way to muscle tissue or muscles; composing, constituting, or consisting of muscle tissue: as, the muscular system; muscular source or insertion; muscular fiber or structure.
    • done-by or influenced by muscle tissue or muscles: as, muscular action; muscular movement; muscular power.
    • Well-muscled; having well-developed muscle tissue; strong; sinewy; brawny: since, a muscular guy.
    • Figuratively, strong and strenuous.
    • among the fibers of which muscular structure is ultimately composed.
    • Synonyms Sinewy, stalwart, durable, lusty, vigorous, effective.

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