Gluteus meaning

glo͝o'tē-əs, glo͝o-tē'-
Any of the three large muscles of each buttock, especially the gluteus maximus, that extend, abduct, and rotate the thigh.
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Any of the three muscles that form each of the buttocks and act to extend, abduct, and rotate the thigh.
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Any of the three large muscles of each buttock, especially the gluteus maximus, that extend, abduct, and rotate the thigh.
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(anatomy) One of the several muscles of nates, which arises from a pelvis and inserted into a femur.
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(slang, informal) Short for gluteus maximus, the large muscles in the human buttocks.

I'm going to kick your gluteus.

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Origin of gluteus

  • New Latin glūteus from Greek gloutos buttock
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Ancient Greek γλουτός (gloutos).
    From Wiktionary