Schwarzeneggeresque love



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  • adj. Reminiscent of Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947-), muscular actor cast in many violent roles, or the action films in which he starred.


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Schwarzenegger +‎ -esque


  • Women generally prefer men who play sports or take part in some sort of real action like mountain biking or surfing or climbing rather than hours spent in a hot stuffy gym building up Schwarzeneggeresque muscles which quite frankly look better suited to gay men.

    James Bond and what women really want

  • Three years ago the president, in a Schwarzeneggeresque performance, complete with a crotch-hugging Top Gun costume, and a really boffo entrance on a bunting-draped carrier flight deck proclaimed to the world - "Mission Accomplished".

    Third Anniversary of Mission Accomplished

  • You always think you are going to charge forward with Schwarzeneggeresque invulnerability, pumping globules of pigment at seven rounds a second from your Inferno Mark II paintball machine gun, and watching your foes scatter like pigeons. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph


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