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the state or quality of being physically strong

effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

to force one's way into a place or situation

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Plus Jeffrey Archer and Ken Livingstone flex muscles instead of political clout when they take part in a breakfast TV workout.
He pointed out that he felt vindicated for taking Johnny Adair off the streets and showing that the state can flex muscles too in the broad interest of all.
Pakistan insist the findings will be made public by then, but any failure to comply - and they have made regular promises of publication in the last six months - will give the ICC chance to flex muscles.
Between them, these parties have about 75 MPs and should they begin to flex muscles, the UPA which technically is in a minority -- it's strength is 263, nine short of a simple majority -- could be in trouble.
This evening they will carry the fervent hopes of all the North East - and football romantics everywhere - when they flex muscles against Premier League Blackburn Rovers and Sam Allardyce in the third round of the FA Cup - watched live across our land on TV.