mus·​cled | \ ˈmə-səld How to pronounce muscled (audio) \

Definition of muscled

: having muscles especially of a specified kind often used in combination hard-muscled arms

Examples of muscled in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Russian ad shows a muscled guy with a shaved head doing pushups and loading a gun. Chris Cillizza, CNN, 21 May 2021 On the production Evos, the muscled stance and super-thin headlights from the concept look very natural on this higher-riding vehicle. Clifford Atiyeh, Car and Driver, 19 Apr. 2021 Against the muscled front line of Steven Adams and Zion Williamson the Heat will almost assuredly counter at the start with Adebayo and Olynyk. Ira Winderman,, 3 Mar. 2021 An Instagram photo of him wearing a sleeveless t-shirt showing his muscled physique and tribal arm tattoo had the ladies doing a double-take. Jasmine Grant, Essence, 11 July 2019 Long relegated to the legs of old or injured folks, too weak-muscled to counter gravity’s forces, the socks have finally pushed their way into widespread use by more vigorous beings. Judi Dash, The Denver Post, 2 May 2017

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First Known Use of muscled

1628, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of muscled was in 1628

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27 May 2021

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“Muscled.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of muscled

: having large muscles or muscles of a specified kind

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