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1. Of, relating to, or consisting of muscle: muscular contraction.
2. Having well-developed muscles: a muscular build.
3. Having or suggesting great forcefulness, especially at the expense of subtlety: muscular reasoning that does not bother with the finer points; muscular advocacy groups.

[From Latin mūsculus, muscle; see muscle.]

mus′cu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
mus′cu·lar·ly adv.
Synonyms: muscular, brawny, burly, sinewy
These adjectives mean strong and powerfully built: a muscular build; brawny arms; a burly stevedore; a lean and sinewy frame.
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Then that bell rang, and I thought for one long, mortal minute that I couldn't get out of that chair--literally, physically, muscularly couldn't.
Ndonye and Nabea (2013) also suggest that media is the new opium for the masses, and likewise, Gataullina (2003) reports that that media is the leading 'althusserian ideological apparatus' that has proved to muscularly control the mind of masses.
This is not to say Washington hasn't muscularly asserted itself in this region over the years, but rather the United States never asserted sovereignty on the basis of historical claims.
The administrative machineries have to muscularly scotch dissemination of hate literature and hate speech.
Muscularly responding to ideas of space, policing, and anti-sociality, the show will emphasize works in sculpture, installation, video, and photography, and will include a full roster of performances, talks, and screenings.
Additional flexibility is therefore well achieved, and the hyperbolic deflection behaviour changes muscularly.
Elton John is onside - and in muscularly lusty voice - for Face To Face, but the song is dull and serviceable with little to distinguish it, other than it being a convenient face-to-face of two household names.
Giroud was muscularly magnificent, but his finishing was careless.
This provides a golden opportunity to advocate more muscularly for women's rights.
Smalley muscularly shrugged off and turned away from both Kyle Bartley and Hayden Mullins - Blues captain for the day - wide on the left and ran inside to poke the ball past Colin Doyle.
Activity in muscularly strengthening, or resistance, exercises was assessed by a questionnaire adapted from questions in the IPAQ, seeking the typical number of days per week that participants engage in resistance training and the average number of minutes per day for such muscle strengthening exercises.