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Slang

quads

This page is about the slang term quads

Meaning

quadriceps; large muscles in the upper legs

For example

  • My trainer at the gym showed me some new exercises to build up my quads.

  • A body builder tries to build up his quads and calf muscles together so they look well-proportioned.

Origin: short for "quadriceps"

Quick Quiz

Your quads are muscles in your

a. legs

b. arms

c. stomach

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Contributor: Matt Errey