muscle-flexing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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muscle-flexingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈmʌs.l̩ˌflek.sɪŋ/
a ​public show of ​military or ​politicalpower that is ​intended to ​worry an ​opponent: Opposition ​groupsfearviolence, after ​weeks of ​military muscle-flexing from the ​government.
(Definition of muscle-flexing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “muscle-flexing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 军事(或政治)实力的显示…
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍事(或政治)實力的顯示…
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