Synonyms of beef in English:

beef


See definition of beef

noun

1‘you could have done with a little more beef on your bones’

SYNONYMS
muscle, muscularity, brawn, bulk, heftiness, burliness, huskiness, physique
strength, powerfulness, robustness, sturdiness, stockiness

2‘our only beef about this car was the colour’

SYNONYMS
complaint, criticism, objection, protestation, cavil, quibble, grievance, grumble, moan, grumbling, carping
informal gripe, griping, grouse, grousing, nitpicking
British informal whinge, whingeing

Phrases

    beef something up

    ‘he noticed that the security was being beefed up’


    SYNONYMS

    toughen up, strengthen, build up, reinforce, substantiate, consolidate, invigorate, improve, flesh out

    ANTONYMS

    weaken