There are 2 translations of muscle in Spanish:

muscle1

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌsəl/

n

  • 1.1 c u [Anat] músculo (m) feel this, it's all muscle toca, es todo músculo don't move a muscle! ¡no te muevas!, ¡no muevas ni un pelo! [familiar/colloquial]
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    • The powerful venom acts on the victim's voluntary muscles, paralysing the muscles required for body movement and breathing.
    • Make sure you get sufficient protein to protect not only your bones, but your muscles and other body tissues.
    • Each time the calf and thigh muscles contract when walking, veins deep inside the leg are squeezed.
    1.2 u (power) fuerza (f), poder (m) efectivo they have no political muscle políticamente, no tienen influencia they showed their muscle demostraron su fuerza or el poder que realmente tienen
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    • We've power of muscle and brain, and where else is that combination useful?
    • A matter of a difference in opinion should not be settled with muscle rather than the brain.
    • But without our brain and muscle not a single wheel can turn.

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of muscle in Spanish:

muscle2

vt

(AmE) [colloquial/familiar]
  • 1 [baggage] llevar a pulso
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    • His strength allows him to muscle shots even when he doesn't put the bat's sweet spot on the ball.
    • A third-generation Marine, he lugged the same heavy pack, muscled the same kind of machine gun into his foxhole at night and took the same risks as any of the bigger men.
    • The six-liter, 325-horsepower turbo diesel engine can muscle you up loose inclines and keep you in the passing lane.
  • 2 [baseball] golpear con fuerza

Phrasal verbs

muscle in

v + adv
[colloquial/familiar] meterse por medio (con prepotencia)to muscle in on sth a rival company muscled in on their market una compañía de la competencia se introdujo en su sector del mercado

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offside …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.