An exclamation of strong denial, disbelief, defiance, etc; in a pig’s ass: ”Looks like you had a pretty good hunch, Mr Light” Pretty good hunch, my ass
[1796+; a dysphemism for my eye]
[mahy-uh s-thee-nee-uh] /ˌmaɪ əsˈθi ni ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. muscle weakness. /ˌmaɪəsˈθiːnɪə/ noun 1. any muscular weakness 2. short for myasthenia gravis n. “muscular weakness,” 1856, medical Latin; see myo- + asthenia. myasthenia my·as·the·ni·a (mī’əs-thē’nē-ə) n. my’as·then’ic (-thěn’ĭk) adj.
noun, Pathology. 1. a disease of impaired transmission of motor nerve impulses, characterized by episodic muscle weakness and easy fatigability, especially of the face, tongue, neck, and respiratory muscles: caused by autoimmune destruction of acetylcholine receptors. Abbreviation: MG. /ˈɡrɑːvɪs/ noun 1. a chronic progressive disease in which the muscles, esp those of the head and […]
- Myasthenic facies
myasthenic facies n. The facial expression in myasthenia gravis, consisting of drooping of the eyelids and corners of the mouth and weakness of the facial muscles.
[mahy-uh-toh-nee-uh] /ˌmaɪ əˈtoʊ ni ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. deficient muscle tone. myatonia my·a·to·ni·a (mī’ə-tō’nē-ə) or my·at·o·ny (mī-āt’n-ē) n. Lack of muscle tone. Also called amyotonia.