(redirected from brawny arm)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to brawny arm: brawny induration
References in classic literature ?
After making himself sure of the seat of life, by gently removing the folds of the intervening cloth, he raised his keen weapon, and was about to unite his strength and skill in the impending blow, when the young man threw his brawny arm carelessly backward, exhibiting in the action the vast volume of its muscles.
The muscles of his brawny arms showed through the sleeves of his light summer coat.
said the lady, as the boys fell off right and left, to save her the trouble of clearing a passage with her brawny arms.