glute vs gluteus what difference

what is difference between glute and gluteus

English

Etymology

Clipping of gluteus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡluːt/
  • Rhymes: -uːt

Noun

glute (plural glutes)

  1. (exercise, colloquial) A gluteal muscle.
    • 2010, Adam Garett, “Fried Hams”, Reps! 17:23
      The hamstrings also get worked in a number of quad and glute moves.

References

  • “glute”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • gulet


English

Alternative forms

  • glutæus

Etymology

From Ancient Greek γλουτός (gloutós).

Noun

gluteus (plural gluteuses or glutei)

  1. (anatomy) One of the several muscles of nates, which arises from a pelvis and inserted into a femur.
  2. (slang, informal) Short for gluteus maximus, the large muscles in the human buttocks.
    I’m going to kick your gluteus.

Translations

References

  • gluteus in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Anagrams

  • Telugus

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