Share this entry

Share this page

muscly

Line breaks: muscly
Pronunciation: /ˈmʌsli
 
/

Definition of muscly in English:

adjective (musclier, muscliest)

Muscular: his muscly forearms
More example sentences
  • It's not just that he's a Napoleonic 5ft 2in tall, it's also that his sinuous, muscly frame makes him look as if he is verging on petite; more like a racing jockey than a racing driver.
  • The man is described as white, about 22, 5ft 5ins tall, slim build with muscly arms.
  • Having embarked on a breed improvement strategy over the last number of years the Simmental breed is now producing shapely females that are much sought after to produce the muscly weanlings which are required in today's market place.

Definition of muscly in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day verbose
Pronunciation: vəːˈbəʊs
adjective
using more words than are needed…