Word:

Sinewy

Sin´ew`y
a.1.Pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling, a sinew or sinews.
The sinewy thread my brain lets fall.
- Donne.
2.Well braced with, or as if with, sinews; nervous; vigorous; strong; firm; tough; as, the sinewy Ajax.
A man whose words . . . were so close and sinewy.
- Hare.
Adj.1.sinewy - (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew
2.sinewy - consisting of tendons or resembling a tendon
Synonyms: tendinous
3.sinewy - (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful; "a hefty athlete"; "a muscular boxer"; "powerful arms"
able-bodied, acid, athletic, biting, brawny, broad-shouldered, burly, cartilaginous, chewy, cohesive, coriaceous, corrosive, cutting, driving, durable, effective, fibrous, forceful, forcible, gristly, gutsy, hard, hardy, imperative, impressive, incisive, lasting, leatherlike, leathery, mighty, mordant, muscle-bound, muscular, nervous, penetrating, piercing, poignant, powerful, punchy, resistant, robust, ropy, sensational, sinewed, slashing, stiff, stout, strapping, striking, stringy, strong, stubborn, sturdy, telling, tenacious, thewy, thickset, tough, tough as leather, trenchant, untiring, vigorous, viscid, vital, well-built, well-knit, well-set, well-set-up, wiry
Translate Sinewy to German
Browse
Sine of an angle
Sine possessione usucapio procedere non potest
sine qua non
sine wave
Sinecural
Sinecure
Sinecurism
Sinecurist
Sinequan
Sinew
Sinew-shrunk
Sinewed
Sinewiness
Sinewish
Sinewless
Sinewous
-- Sinewy --
Sinful
sinfulness
Sing
sing along
sing-kwa
Sing-sing
singable
singalong
Singan
Singapore
Singapore dollar
Singaporean
Singe
Singer
Singeress
Singhalese
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