muscle mary

muscle mary

n, pl maries
informal a homosexual man who practises bodybuilding
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The characters in the series include FabMan, Bear, Twink, Wolf, Muscle Mary, Frost and Angel - inspired by LGBT slang.
I have heard all sorts of absurd interpretations: "If I lift weights, I will start to grow a beard"; "If I lift weights, I will become a Muscle Mary" - Uhmmm!
"Go on sling yer hook - and take Muscle Mary with yer."
The unfortunate result of all this media hype has been the almost universal fascination with hotties and Muscle Mary types, often to the exclusion of the fledgling, somewhat murky outlands of gender, separatism, and the occult of the male body.
Richard: Canadian Muscle Mary (the Brokeback Mountie)...
An Italian disco diva Vesuvius Versace and her rappers; an Estonian former political activist and his muscle Mary dancers; a Bjork-alike for Iceland; for Russia a boy band in skin-tight jumpsuits, The KGBoyz; for Hungary a group of traditional sisters singing about gutting chickens; for Ireland Ronan Carr sings la, la la; for Greece a Nana Mouskouri look-alike who rips off her long dress to reveal a skimpy outfit in typical Eurovision style; a foursome of Swedish swingers called Avla; a German techno trio called Nepotism and, representing the UK, an out of sync, out of tune boy/girl duo called Rayne and Sheiner.
I mean, fashion queens are the worst, or if you don't fit that bill, are you a bloody Mary, a muscle Mary, one of them queens that pumps up and then gets mad when people say you take too many steroids?
Nikki and Shahbaz both went loco before the weekend was out and Richard, the Muscle Mary who came in a cowboy hat and hand-cuffs, has been forced to become The Sensible One.
Police in Dublin, Ireland, have launched a program to arrest gay-bashers in city parks, and they're doing it by going undercover in gay cruising areas in the guise of "Muscle Marys" (as they're apparently called in Ireland).
The subjects of Ben's new project are body builders, so if you like your muscle Marys or want to get a window into this weird world, you can see it from next Saturday at Patrick's Bar.
"WeHo/Chelsea Muscle Marys or Straight?" Oh, wait--that's just pointless, isn't it?
EVERY time some Bosnian militia threatens to invade Old Compton Street in Ultimate Force, Ross Camp - I mean Kemp - and his bunch of Muscle Marys mobilise.