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Basic Trope: A woman is specifically shown as sexy because of being muscular. The muscularity is specifically emphasized.

  • Straight: Maria is very muscular and it is emphasized as beauty.
  • Exaggerated:
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  • Downplayed: Maria has some slight but defined biceps and hints of muscle, but doesn't show it off too much.
  • Justified:
  • Inverted:
    • Maria is very thin and this is emphasized as sexy.
    • Maria's skin is very sculpted her but it is also smooth with no muscles.
    • Brawn Hilda
  • Gender Inverted: George is seen as attractive for his lack of muscle.
  • Subverted: The camera pans up Maria muscular body, but when it reaches her face, it is revealed that she has a very manly face and has the voice of man.
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  • Double Subverted: ... Except this Maria is just an Imagine Spot of one her rivals. The real Maria is the full muscular package, cute face and all.
  • Parodied: The combined weight of Maria's breasts and muscles makes her so heavy that she falls over.
  • Zig Zagged:
  • Averted:
  • Enforced:
  • Lampshaded: "My, have you ever noticed how hot Maria's muscles are."
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  • Invoked: "Ever since Maria started working out she's been showing off her new muscles."
  • Exploited: Maria gets work as a bodyguard for a sexist man who will only hire pretty women.
  • Defied: "Yuck, I don't care. There's no way I'd want to be that muscular."
  • Discussed:
    • "I don't care how many comics you read. There's no way a woman could be that hot with that much muscle."
    • Alice is muscular. Bob and Charlie don't agree on whether it's attractive or not and argue with each other about it.
  • Conversed: "Can't blame her, if I'd worked hard for a body like that, I wouldn't care what other people think and would be showing off too."
  • Deconstructed:
    • Maria is popular at the gym among her fellow body-builders but in other settings she is seen as ugly or intimidating.
    • Maria was once considered by many men to be drop-dead gorgeous, but now the same men who were attracted to her in High School now see her as a Brawn Hilda.
  • Reconstructed:
    • Maria is aware that some people find her body type unattractive but doesn't let other people's negativity towards her body tear her down; every type has its haters. Plus, she's in a relationship with a man who believes her to be a Big Beautiful Woman.
    • See "Downplayed". Maria is very strong, has a toned body, and might even have a pair of abs, but still maintains enough of her feminine physique to not turn some men off.
  • Played For Drama: Maria develops Muscle Angst.
  • Necessary Weasel: Maria is really muscular, so she's obviously either an Action Girl or a bodybuilder.

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