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肌肉
Traditional Chinese
肌肉
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
jī ròu
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
gei1 yuk6
Short definition muscle
Usage frequency Very common
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All available English definitions muscleCdict iconAdso icon / fleshCdict icon /
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: muscle
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: samemdbg
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: samecdic
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: muscle; flesh; muscles
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: muscle; flesh'
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一般说来(yī bān shuō lái) in general
(nán) man
生的(shēngde) to look
肌肉(jī ròu) muscle
(bǐ bǐbì) ratio
女生(nv shēng) schoolgirl
发达(fā dá) to develop

Generally speaking, men are physically stronger than women.

勇气(yǒng qì) valor
是非常( shì fēi cháng) to be extremely
重要的( zhòng yào de) basilic
比如(bǐ rú) for example
肌肉(jī ròu) muscle
经常(jīng cháng) daily
使用(shǐ yòng) to use
(cái) only then
得以(dé yǐ) able to
加强(jiā qiáng) to strengthen

Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.

他的( tā de)
腿部( tuǐ bù) leg
肌肉(jī ròu) muscle
在他( zài tā)
卧床不起的( wò chuáng bù qǐ de) bedfast
七个(qī ge) heptad
月中(yuè zhōng) middle of month
萎缩(wěi suō) to wither
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

The muscles in his legs had atrophied during the seven months he was bedridden.

他有( tā yǒu)
明显的(míng xiǎn) clear
肌肉(jī ròu) muscle
线条(xiàn tiáo) streak

He's ripped.

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