swole

[ swohl ]
/ swoʊl /

adjective Slang.

(especially of a man) very muscular: If you’re looking to get swole, I can show you a great workout.He is showing off some pretty swole arms.

verb Dialect.

a past participle and simple past tense of swell: My jaw swole up and I couldn’t chew right for a week.

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Origin of swole

First recorded in 1995–2000 for def. 1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for swole

  • An' night befo' las' it was lookin' mighty angry an' swole, an' he had limped an' "ouched!"

    Sonny, A Christmas Guest|Ruth McEnery Stuart
  • So also, perhaps, in swole, which is fast displacing swelled.

    The American Language|Henry L. Mencken
  • Which, if yer please, miss, my tornsuls is swole most awful.

    Vagabondia|Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • "He said his eye was swole worse 'an mine oncet," cried Daniel.