Muscular Definition

Of, consisting of, or accomplished by a muscle or muscles.
Webster's New World
Having well-developed muscles; strong; brawny.
Webster's New World
Having or suggesting great forcefulness, especially at the expense of subtlety.
Muscular reasoning that does not bother with the finer points; muscular advocacy groups.
American Heritage
Suggestive of great physical strength; powerful.
Webster's New World

Origin of Muscular

  • Borrowed from Latin mūsculāris in the 17th century.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Latin mūsculus muscle muscle

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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