brawn

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  • Those who have brawn use it, those without fall back on brain -- sometimes. Cited from Little Journeys. . .Great Reformers, by Hubbard
  • So long as a man has brain or brawn he is bound by that law. Cited from Usury, by Calvin Elliott
  • He has given it wealth by his brawn and liberty by his blood. Cited from The Negro Problem, by Booker T. Washington, et al.
  • Most of them used their brawn to make living, they are independent from outside help and are friendly people.
  • The work to be performed demanded more brawn than brain and no vast amount of either. Cited from Golden Stories, by Various
  • But of brawn thus much, and so much may seem sufficient. Cited from Chronicle and Romance (The Harvard Classics Series), by Various
  • I ran my hand over his chest, finding nothing but bone and brawn. Cited from Lazarre, by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • He had only half a strong man's equipment -- the mere brawn. Cited from The Second Class Passenger, by Perceval Gibbon
  • He's not just about brawn and pace, he's got football intelligence.
  • While my brain and brawn remain unimpaired I shall continue always to lead. Cited from The Lost Continent, by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • In Brawn, teams will have a chance to become football players.
  • Knowledge is power; brain not brawn is master throughout the world. Cited from Brann The Iconoclast, William Cowper Brann
  • The brawn and brain of six tribes are collected here before you. Cited from Montlivet, by Alice Prescott Smith
  • Brawn had numerous roles during the first and second seasons.
  • Brawn can also be heard playing drums on certain songs.
  • Already, of course, he was known to the Committee, and known well, but rather for brawn than brain. Cited from Long Live the King, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • But suddenly about a hundred and eighty pounds of human brawn landed feet-first on my back. Cited from Jimgrim and Allah's Peace, by Talbot Mundy
  • Jeffrey wanted to work with his brain rather than his brawn.
  • Brawn and strategy and agility must carry the day, no matter which side won. Cited from Boys of Columbia High on the Gridiron,G. B. Forbes
  • At first he is shown mostly as a Brawn Bully type boy but later shows more heart.
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Meaning of brawn

  • noun Possessing muscular strength