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Synonyms for muscle
ˈmʌs əlmus·cle

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  1. muscle, musculusnoun

    one of the contractile organs of the body

    Synonyms:
    muscular tissue, heftiness, sinew, muscularity, brawn, musculus, brawniness, muscleman

  2. muscle, muscular tissuenoun

    animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells

    Synonyms:
    muscular tissue, heftiness, sinew, muscularity, brawn, musculus, brawniness, muscleman

  3. muscleman, musclenoun

    a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard

    "the drug lord had his muscleman to protect him"

    Synonyms:
    musclebuilder, bodybuilder, muscleman, heftiness, muscular tissue, brawniness, brawn, musculus, muscularity, sinew, muscle builder, muscle-builder

  4. musclenoun

    authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way)

    "the senators used their muscle to get the party leader to resign"

    Synonyms:
    muscular tissue, heftiness, sinew, muscularity, brawn, musculus, brawniness, muscleman

  5. brawn, brawniness, muscle, muscularity, sinew, heftinessverb

    possessing muscular strength

    Synonyms:
    vigor, musculus, muscularity, massiveness, tendon, energy, heftiness, vim, ponderosity, ponderousness, muscleman, brawn, brawniness, heft, sinew, muscular tissue, vigour

  6. muscleverb

    make one's way by force

    "He muscled his way into the office"

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words1.0 / 1 vote

  1. musclenoun

    Synonyms:
    brawn, thew, sinew, tendon

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "muscle":

    muscular, muscles, dorsi, brawn, heeling, musculature, primal

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. MUSCLE

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How to use muscle in a sentence?

  1. Roilo Golez:

    They are connecting the dots. They're putting real muscle into this.

  2. Jeffrey Mankoff:

    It's kind of a reciprocity, they see us trying to muscle in on what they see as their sphere of influence. (Russia is likely thinking), 'If they can do it to us, we can do it them.'.

  3. Deborah Wallace:

    They were their muscle. And what's happened since is that lack of loyalty is causing a whole lot of problems.

  4. Serena Williams:

    Unfortunately, I'm having some issues with my pec muscle. Right now I can't actually serve it's kind of hard to play, i'm having an MRI( scan) tomorrow, I'm going to stay here to see the doctors and see as many specialists as I can. I won't know( how serious the injury is) until I get those results.

  5. Heather Blackmon:

    Hitting multiple muscle groups at the same time gives you the biggest bang for your buck.


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