One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘my girl, you'll have to get a bit of beef on you’
muscle, muscularity, brawn, bulk, heftiness, burliness, huskiness, physique
strength, powerfulness, robustness, sturdiness, stockiness
2‘our only beef about this car was the colour’
complaint, criticism, objection, protestation, cavil, quibble, grievance, grumble, moan, grumbling, carping
gripe, griping, grouse, grousing, whinge, whingeing, nitpicking
‘he noticed that the security was being beefed up’
toughen up, strengthen, build up, reinforce, substantiate, consolidate, invigorate, improve, flesh out
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