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Overview of noun muscle

The noun muscle has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (43) muscle, musculus

(one of the contractile organs of the body)

2. (2) muscle, muscular tissue

(animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells)

3. muscleman, muscle

(a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard; "the drug lord had his muscleman to protect him")

4. muscle

(authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way); "the senators used their muscle to get the party leader to resign")

5. brawn, brawniness, muscle, muscularity, sinew, heftiness

(possessing muscular strength)


Overview of verb muscle

The verb muscle has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. muscle

(make one's way by force; "He muscled his way into the office")

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