Informal term for muscle dysmorphia.
bigorexic adjective& noun
- Example sentences
- But the bigorexic tendency is exacerbated, not alleviated, by more sessions at the gym.
- Most men with bigorexia are weight lifters, but this does not mean that most weight lifters are bigorexic.
- Despite being romantically linked to fellow bigorexic Caesar for several years, his gay/bi days are behind him.
1980s: from big + Greek orexis 'appetite', on the pattern of anorexia.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.