muscle-bound muscle-bound

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having stiff muscles as the result of excessive exercise

Usage(s):

  1. Aside from Yao, two other Chinese hoopsters already play in the NBA: Mengke Bateer, a muscle-bound 6-ft.
  2. And they have acquired a mentor, a brilliant, bombastic, shaven-headed, muscle-bound juggler named Jason Garfield.
  3. For example, Susie says she wants a solid, stable man who earns $100,000-plus but keeps clicking on profiles of muscle-bound bad boys.

News

  1. 'Man of Steel' lacks heart, humor

    If every generation gets the Superman it deserves, Man of Steel suggests we've earned one without wit or charm, a grim, muscle-bound 33-year-old Henry Cavill struggling to reconcile the past he is just learning about, trying to fit in with a military that may or may not consider him a threat but needs his help when his fellow Kryptonians come...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Erie Times-News

  2. Bicyclist tries to weasel his way out of ticket by offering cop free workout sessions: sources

    A muscle-bound bicyclist was charged with bribery after he tried to weasel his way out of a summons by offering a cop free-workout sessions, law-enforcement sources said. Wesley Fecu, 30, a personal trainer, was stopped for riding his mountain bike on the sidewalk on Church Street at Ocean Avenue in...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. Democrat Beatty told, 68, graduates of the University of California at Berkeley's public policy school on Saturday (21MAY05), "I'm an opponent of (Schwarzenegger's) muscle-bound conservatism with longer experience in politics than he has. And...
    on May 22, 2005 By: Warren Beatty Source: Contactmusic.com

  2. The Lions doctor James Robson has warned that players are growing "too muscle-bound and too bulky" and the 6ft 8in tall Shaw agrees with him. "There is an argument that people spend too much time in the gym, creating more of an athlete than a...
    on Oct 21, 2009 By: Simon Shaw Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "Even before the first title launched, Lara Croft had to fight her way into the Tomb Raider franchise, since at the time most game characters were muscle-bound blokes," said Gard. "The Lara Croft character is resilient and totally...
    on Apr 6, 2005 By: Toby Gard Source: Total Gaming

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