brawniness
noun see brawny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Brawniness — Brawn i*ness, n. The quality or state of being brawny. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brawniness — index sinew Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • brawniness — See brawnily. * * * …   Universalium

  • brawniness — noun The state of being brawny or having brawn …   Wiktionary

  • brawniness — n. muscular strength …   English contemporary dictionary

  • brawniness — brawn·i·ness …   English syllables

  • brawniness — noun possessing muscular strength • Syn: ↑brawn, ↑muscle, ↑muscularity, ↑sinew, ↑heftiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑sinewy (for: ↑sinew), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heftiness — noun 1. possessing muscular strength • Syn: ↑brawn, ↑brawniness, ↑muscle, ↑muscularity, ↑sinew • Derivationally related forms: ↑sinewy (for: ↑sine …   Useful english dictionary

  • muscularity — noun 1. the physiological state of having or consisting of muscle • Derivationally related forms: ↑muscular • Hypernyms: ↑physical condition, ↑physiological state, ↑physiological condition 2. an imaginative lively style (especially style of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • On the strength of — Strength Strength, n. [OE. strengthe, AS. streng[eth]u, fr. strang strong. See {Strong}.] 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether physical, intellectual, or moral; force;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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