Muscular meaning

mŭskyə-lər
Muscular is defined as someone with well-developed muscles and great strength.

An example of someone muscular is a body builder.

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The definition of muscular is something done by the muscles.

An example of something muscular is a contraction during labor.

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Of, relating to, or consisting of muscle.

Muscular contraction.

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Having well-developed muscles.

A muscular build.

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Of, consisting of, or accomplished by a muscle or muscles.
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Having well-developed muscles; strong; brawny.
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Suggestive of great physical strength; powerful.
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Of, relating to, or consisting of muscle.

Muscular contraction.

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Having well-developed muscles.

A muscular build.

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Of, relating to, or connected with muscles.
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Brawny, having strength.
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Having large, well-developed muscles.
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Having or suggesting great forcefulness, especially at the expense of subtlety.

Muscular reasoning that does not bother with the finer points; muscular advocacy groups.

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Origin of muscular

  • From Latin mūsculus muscle muscle

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

  • Borrowed from Latin mÅ«sculāris in the 17th century.

    From Wiktionary