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1. external

adjective. ['ɪkˈstɝːnəl'] happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface.

Synonyms

  • outside
  • outer
  • position

Antonyms

  • internal
  • southernness
  • anterior
  • posterior

Etymology

  • externus (Latin)
  • exter (Latin)

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Rhymes with External Oblique Muscle

  • trussell
  • brussel
  • tussle
  • rustle
  • russell
  • russel
  • nussle
  • mussell
  • mussel
  • hustle
  • fussell
  • bustle
  • bussell

Sentences with external-oblique-muscle


1. Noun Phrase
Pelvic tilt exercises activate the rectus abdominus and external oblique muscles and can help improve posture.

2. external

adjective. ['ɪkˈstɝːnəl'] from or between other countries.

Synonyms

  • outside
  • international

Antonyms

  • posteriority
  • outer
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • externus (Latin)
  • exter (Latin)

3. external

adjective. ['ɪkˈstɝːnəl'] coming from the outside.

Synonyms

  • outside
  • extrinsic

Antonyms

  • interior
  • inwardness
  • exterior

Etymology

  • externus (Latin)
  • exter (Latin)

4. external

noun. ['ɪkˈstɝːnəl'] outward features.

Synonyms

  • feature

Antonyms

  • centrality
  • anteriority

Etymology

  • externus (Latin)
  • exter (Latin)

5. external

adjective. ['ɪkˈstɝːnəl'] purely outward or superficial.

Antonyms

  • inner

Etymology

  • externus (Latin)
  • exter (Latin)

6. oblique

adjective. ['əˈbliːk'] slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled.

Synonyms

  • oblique-angled
  • nonparallel
  • bias
  • catty-corner
  • catercorner
  • kitty-corner
  • crabwise
  • cater-cornered
  • divergent
  • diagonal
  • diverging
  • convergent
  • kitty-cornered
  • catacorner
  • cata-cornered
  • inclined
  • sideways

Antonyms

  • convergent
  • vertical
  • horizontal
  • divergent
  • perpendicular

7. oblique

adjective. ['əˈbliːk'] indirect in departing from the accepted or proper way; misleading.

Synonyms

  • devious

Antonyms

  • synchronous
  • impartiality

8. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] one of the contractile organs of the body.

Synonyms

  • smooth muscle
  • sphincter muscle
  • muscle cell
  • musculus
  • anatomical sphincter
  • skeletal muscle
  • ocular muscle
  • involuntary muscle
  • muscle fibre
  • sphincter
  • striated muscle
  • contractile organ
  • levator
  • antagonistic muscle
  • contractor
  • supinator
  • rectus
  • tensor
  • pronator
  • muscle fiber

Antonyms

  • medulla
  • cortex
  • lightness
  • weak part

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

9. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells.

Synonyms

  • striated muscle tissue
  • muscular tissue
  • heart muscle
  • smooth muscle
  • muscle system
  • cardiac muscle
  • muscular structure
  • animal tissue

Antonyms

  • easy
  • comfortable
  • nonviolent
  • good

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

10. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard.

Synonyms

  • yob
  • hooligan
  • tough
  • bully
  • ruffian
  • muscleman
  • roughneck
  • yobbo
  • yobo

Antonyms

  • unsoundness
  • vulnerability
  • rugged
  • liability

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)
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