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

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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, "Jidenna Is Trending For Just Being Fine, And Who Could Be Mad At That?," 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, "Travel Gear: Progressive Compression Run Socks 2.0 from CEP," 2 May 2017

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First Known Use of muscled

1628, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of muscled

: having large muscles or muscles of a specified kind

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to move or obtain by small maneuvers

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