One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
nounPlural muscle Marysinformal
A homosexual man who has prominent, well-developed muscles.
- ‘So, chaps who overtly dress to accentuate a bit of their bodies look sad and weird, like muscle Marys in cap-sleeved T-shirts.’
- ‘His backing troupe were a mix of 15 muscle Marys and massively befeathered Argentinean samba dancers.’
- ‘The last one was a smashing success, with all performers chomping at the bit to do it again, and, barring the occasional horrified muscle Mary, the crowd is supportive and enthusiastic.’
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