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beefcake

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noun, often attributive beef·cake \ˈbēf-ˌkāk\

Simple Definition of beefcake

  • : men who are muscular and attractive

  • : a muscular and attractive man

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of beefcake

  1. :  a usually photographic display of muscular male physiques; also :  a man of the type featured in such a display or such men in general — compare cheesecake

Examples of beefcake in a sentence

  1. He's not a great actor but he gets roles anyway because of all the moviegoers interested in beefcake.

  2. He's one of Hollywood's most celebrated beefcakes.



1949

First Known Use of beefcake

1949


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