swole

adjective
\ ˈswōl How to pronounce swole (audio) \

Definition of swole

informal : extremely muscular : having a physique enhanced by bodybuilding exercises Mark Wahlberg's swole body should be motivation to hit the gym—at least until you quit your New Year's resolution in 3 weeks…TMZ often used with get If you don't take a photo of yourself after you've spent at least 45 minutes trying to get swole, did you even work out?— Hope Schreiber

First Known Use of swole

1988, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for swole

from earlier sense "swollen," regional and African American variant of swollen, past participle of swell entry 1

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“Swole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swole. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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