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 Superman’s muscled arm rests approvingly on the shoulder of a Navy man. Samantha Baskind, Smithsonian Magazine, 3 Mar. 2022 Many of these scuffles are involving the game’s most muscled players, which certainly was the case on Sunday night in Detroit. Ira Winderman,, 23 Nov. 2021 The man stands 12 feet tall, eyes closed in what might be pain or transcendence, chains falling off his outstretched arms, scars striped across his muscled back. Washington Post, 22 Sep. 2021 Suddenly, a snowflake moray eel named Qani heaves its muscled bucatini of a body out of the water and onto the ramp. New York Times, 22 June 2021 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 See More

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First Known Use of muscled

1628, in the meaning defined above

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“Muscled.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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