brawn brawn  /b ˈrɔn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) possessing muscular strength

Usage(s):

  1. Technical men, not brawny wildcatters, are the new glamor boys of the oil industry.
  2. With the industrial economies of the world making their way into the information age, brains are eclipsing manufacturing brawn.
  3. Lacking brawn, they have to be nimble.

News

  1. Mike Hope posts beefcake photos to land acting job

    Republican Rep. Mike Hope is counting on his brawn to carry him to a big role on the big screen. The muscular Mill Creek representative shows off his sculpted and oiled physique in a shirtless photo on IMDb , a database of those involved in the movie industry.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  2. Motor racing-Mercedes will stand by Brawn, says Wolff

    June 9 (Reuters) - Mercedes are standing behind team principal Ross Brawn and will not use a Formula One tyre testing controversy as an excuse to replace him, motorsport director Toto Wolff said on Sunday. Brawn, whose future has been the subject of considerable speculation, said on Friday he made the decision for the team to take part in a Pirelli test that is being investigated for possibly ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Wolff denies Mercedes to sacrifice Brawn

    Jun.9 (GMM) Toto Wolff has played down rumours Ross Brawn is shaping up as the sacrificial lamb in the Mercedes 'testgate' scandal. The German marque is touted to face the FIA's new international tribunal on June 20, but team boss Brawn seems to have paved the way for taking all the blame. "It was my decision to do the test, that's a fact", Briton Brawn, whose long-term ... Keep reading
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

Quotes

  1. "Cuba has never bought an athlete or judge," Castro wrote, adding that Cubans need to begin preparing now for London in 2012. "There will be European chauvinism, judge corruption, buying of brawn and brains ...... and a strong dose of...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Fidel Castro Source: Newsday

  2. In a statement Ross Brawn said: "Brawn GP has been through an incredible journey over the last 12 months. From fighting for our survival to forging a strong relationship with Mercedes...... winning both the constructors and drivers world...
    on Nov 16, 2009 By: Ross Brawn Source: AFP

  3. "I want to be with Brawn, we just haven't discussed it during the season. But now we can sit down and discuss it," Button added of his relationship with the British-based team.
    on Oct 20, 2009 By: Jenson Button Source: AFP

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