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beefcake Line breaks: beef|cake
Pronunciation: /ˈbiːfkeɪk/

Definition of beefcake in English:


[mass noun] informal
Attractive men with well-developed muscles: pictures of tanned beefcake [as modifier]: he tried to lose his beefcake image [count noun]: the film includes a trio of hunky beefcakes
More example sentences
  • No fool, he also cultivated a lucrative enterprise from his beefcake image.
  • He was the resident beefcake after all, he was pretty strong.
  • Not exactly beefcake territory, you follow me?

Words that rhyme with beefcake

seedcake • cheesecake

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