Translation of "muscle" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (BODY PART) 身體部分 uk us /ˈmʌs.l̩/

[ C or U ] one of many tissues in the body that can tighten and relax to produce movement

neck/back/leg/stomach muscles 頸/背/腿/胃部肌肉
facial muscles 臉部肌肉
bulging/rippling (= large and clear to see) muscles 鼓起的肌肉
He flexed his muscles (= tightened, especially his arm muscles, to make them look large and strong) so that everyone could admire them. 他將肌肉緊繃起來,這樣大家就能欣賞到他的肌肉塊。
These exercises build muscle and increase stamina. 這些運動能強健肌肉、增強體力。
a muscle spasm (= a sudden uncontrollable tightening movement) 肌肉痙攣
pull a muscle

to injure a muscle by stretching it too far so that it is very painful

Russell pulled a back muscle early in the game. 比賽開始沒多久拉塞爾就拉傷了背部肌肉。

(Translation of “muscle noun (BODY PART)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)