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Significado de “muscle” - Diccionario Inglés

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musclenoun

uk   us   /ˈmʌs.l̩/

muscle noun (BODY PART)

B2 [C or U] one of many ​tissues in the ​body that can ​tighten and ​relax to ​producemovement: neck/back/​leg/​stomach muscles facial muscles bulging/​rippling (= ​large and ​clear to ​see) muscles He flexed his muscles (= ​tightened them to make them ​looklarge and ​strong) so that everyone could ​admire them. These ​exercisesbuild muscle and ​increasestamina. a muscle spasm (= a ​suddenuncontrollabletighteningmovement)pull a muscle C1 to ​injure a muscle by ​stretching it too ​far so that it is very ​painful: Russell ​pulled a back muscle early in the ​game.
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muscle noun (POWER)

[U] the ​power to do ​difficult things or to make ​peoplebehave in a ​certain way: This ​magazine has ​considerablefinancial muscle and can ​afford to ​paytopjournalists. The ​companylacks the ​marketing muscle to ​compete with ​druggiants.
(Definition of muscle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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musclenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈmʌs·əl/
biology a ​mass of ​tissue in the ​body, often ​attached to ​bones, that can ​tighten and ​relax to ​producemovement Muscle is also the ​power to do things or to make ​peoplebehave in a ​certain way: [U] Republicans are ​flexing some ​political muscle.

muscleverb [always + adv/prep]

 us   /ˈmʌs·əl/
to ​forceyour way into a ​place or ​situation: [T] Starks muscled his way to the ​basket. [I] Amanda muscled in on ​ourmeeting.
(Definition of muscle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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musclenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈmʌsl/ informal
the ​power to do difficult things or to make ​peoplebehave in a ​certain way: We do have the financial muscle to ​competeeffectively in this ​market.
(Definition of muscle from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “muscle”
en coreano 근육…
en árabe عَضَلة…
in Malaysian otot…
en francés muscle…
en ruso мышца, мускул, влияние…
en chino (tradicionál) 身體部分, 肌肉…
en italiano muscolo…
en turco kas, adele, güç…
en polaco mięsień, wpływy…
en español músculo…
in Vietnamese cơ bắp…
en portugués músculo…
in Thai กล้ามเนื้อ…
en alemán der Muskel…
en catalán múscul…
en japonés 筋肉…
en chino (simplificado) 身体部份, 肌肉…
in Indonesian otot…
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