Definition of muscleman in English:

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muscleman

Pronunciation: /ˈməsəlˌman/

noun (plural musclemen)

A large, strong man, especially one employed to protect someone or to intimidate people.
Example sentences
  • But if we're destined to spend the next several years watching movies about mutants, musclemen and assorted other misfits, it'd be nice if those movies were good.
  • They had planned to arrive at the ceremony riding an elephant, but failed to find one in time, so settled for a horse-drawn carriage to be greeted by 200 guests and performers including dancing girls, musclemen and midgets,
  • The musclemen who balance each other upside down on their shoulders; the acrobat who spins inside a hoop; the contortionist packed into a suitcase: these are the things that draw the audience applause.

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Syllabification: mus·cle·man

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