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Synonyms for muscleman

a bully employed as a thug or bodyguard

someone who does special exercises to develop a brawny musculature

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"They are a very dangerous team because Muscleman is playing really well and playing very efficient, and that is the one thing we have to focus on against Alaska," said Beermen coach Leo Austria.
Tracking a team of mercenaries across 12 countries, returning muscleman Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) needs help from the likes of international criminal Dom (Diesel) and former cop Brian (Walker).
Imphal, Nov.24 ( ANI ): HIV positive Manipuri muscleman Khundrakpam Pradipkumar recently bagged the "Mr.
According to information received here, Omani shooters won a silver and bronze while muscleman Abdallah al Rahbi clinched bronze in body-building.
The one-time muscleman who morphed into Hollywood icon and then California governor returns to his on-screen core - sort of - with a cheekily-titled animated TV show, The Governator, writes Jamey Keaten.
The muscleman, who first hit our screens in 1969, has been largely absent from Hollywood since turning to politics in 2003.
To Alan Hartley I would say this: would your 15-stone muscleman react by blowing up the seven-stone man's area, including schools and medical centres?
Mongolian muscleman Asashoryu is the focus of one of sumo's biggest scandals ever - one that has all of Japan wondering if their cherished, ancient sport is on the take.
Mike's everyday Mr Universe diet is high in protein and carbohydrates but low in fat, and the muscleman will eat six to eight meals a day.
In the center of the room, a little muscleman made of painted Styrofoam spheres and standing on a cardboard box evoked both the long list of self-portraits produced by the artist over the years (in materials as various as sugar cubes, drinking straws, and aspirin) and the array of shoplifted balls in his hilariously subversive Hot Balls, 1992.
HOLLYWOOD muscleman Jean-Claude Van Damme will pose for photos with young fans at a Midland martial arts school today - but only for pounds 50 a time.
Muscleman Mr T (Lawrence Tero), who starred in the original with George Peppard, could be bought back for the new film, although not as BA - whose initials stood for Bad Attitude.
Jane Astrauskas, 46, said she had been 'terrified' about meeting the Scots muscleman she gave birth to when she was 16 years old.
(I was reminded of one such snippet that came my way via a 40-something muscleman at a West Hollywood Quizno's: "At my age I can only wear Abercrombie below the waist," he told his slightly younger companion.) Gay men of every age will see themselves reflected in Bergling's book, which is, I imagine, exactly what the author intended.
Death is uncompromising, all-powerful, a muscleman ready to do battle.