any of the numerous elongated contractile cells that make up striated muscle
noun a person who is muscular and athletic, esp. one with a great interest in bodybuilding; cf. meathead Examples Muscleheads populate Gold’s Gym and World Gym franchises. noun
- Muscle hemoglobin
muscle hemoglobin n. See myoglobin.
- Muscle magazine
noun a periodical focused on weightlifting and bodybuilding Examples Ironman magazine offers articles on nutrition, also.
[muhs-uh l-man] /ˈmʌs əlˌmæn/ noun, plural musclemen. 1. Informal. a with a muscular or brawny physique, especially a bodybuilder. 2. Slang. a bodyguard, especially one hired to intimidate others, often by strong-arm methods. /ˈmʌsəlˌmæn/ noun (pl) -men 1. a man with highly developed muscles 2. a henchman employed by a gangster to intimidate or use […]