big and strong

"Big and strong" are words that often appear together to describe a man. Being "big and strong" is something that young boys aspire to, so adults will tell them to eat more so that they can become "big and strong".

Some women are also very attracted to "big and strong" men, so you might hear a woman speak admiringly of a man like this:

Ooh, you're so big and strong!

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