Definition of sinew:
vim, muscular tissue, ponderosity, musculus, potence, fiber, strength, muscularity, adductor, abductor, biceps, might, tendon, potency, force, vigor, ciliary muscle, muscleman, puissance, endurance, abs, fitness, heftiness, power, erector muscle, cartilage, ponderousness, firepower, heft, disk, massiveness, brawniness, strong, horsepower, brawn, virility, resistance, athleticism, Achilles tendon, thew, muscle, vigour, powerfulness, energy, ligament.
- "The New North", Agnes Deans Cameron.
This law or reason he perhaps fancifully illustrated by attributing the different characters of flesh and sinew and bone to the different numerical proportions, in which they severally contain the different elements.- "A Short History of Greek Philosophy", John Marshall.
- "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.