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Another word for muscle

  1. The state or quality of being physically strong

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  2. Effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

      1. A piece of cloth, especially a baby's diaper.
      1. A measure of the heaviness of an object:
      2. The force with which a body is attracted to Earth or another celestial body, equal to the product of the object's mass and the acceleration of gravity.
      3. A unit measure of gravitational force:
      1. The ability or capacity to act or do something effectively:
      2. A specific capacity, faculty, or aptitude:
      3. Physical strength or force exerted or capable of being exerted:
      1. The capacity to do work or cause physical change; energy, strength, or active power:
      2. Power made operative against resistance; exertion:
      3. The use of physical power or violence to compel or restrain:
  1. To force one's way into a place or situation

      1. To push quickly, forcefully, or roughly:
      2. To put (something) roughly in a place:
      3. To push someone or something with force.
      1. To apply pressure against (something), especially for the purpose of moving it:
      2. To move (something) by exerting force against it; thrust or shove:
      3. To exert downward pressure on (a button or keyboard, for example); press.

Another word for muscle

      1. The flesh of a horse.
      2. Horses considered as a group, especially for driving, riding, or racing.
      1. Images, especially photographs, of attractive, usually scantily attired men with muscular physiques.
      2. The men depicted in such images.
      1. A full-grown steer, bull, ox, or cow, especially one intended for use as meat.
      2. The flesh of a slaughtered full-grown steer, bull, ox, or cow.
      3. Human muscle; brawn.
      1. Solid and well-developed muscles, especially of the arms and legs.
      2. Muscular strength and power.
      3. The meat of a boar.
      1. The edible flesh of animals, especially that of mammals as opposed to that of fish or poultry.
      2. The edible part, as of a piece of fruit or a nut.
      3. The essence, substance, or gist:
      1. The complex, semifluid, translucent substance that constitutes the interior matter of a living cell and is composed of proteins, fats, and other molecules suspended in water. It includes the cytoplasm, the nucleus in eukaryotes, and organelles such as mitochondria.
      1. The soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate, covering the bones and consisting mainly of skeletal muscle and fat:
      2. Such tissue of an animal, used as food:
      3. The surface or skin of the human body:
      1. A slender, elongated, threadlike object or structure.
      2. One of the elongated, thick-walled cells that give strength and support to plant tissue.
      3. Any of the filaments constituting the extracellular matrix of connective tissue.
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