How do steroids affect your muscles— and the rest of your body? - Anees Bahji

Important Vocabulary Words From The Video


Bodybuilders are people who work out to build their muscles. They often use weights to do exercises that help them increase their muscle size.

  • He's a bodybuilder and he's very muscular.
  • She's a bodybuilder and her muscles are very toned.

Androgenic means relating to or caused by the androgen hormone. This hormone is responsible for the development of masculine characteristics in a person.

  • The androgenic chemicals in the paint can cause cancer.

Unwanted means that you don't want or need something. Sometimes the word is used to describe something that is unpleasant or unpleasant to see.

  • The flowers were unwanted, and they ruined the garden.
  • The baby was unwanted, and his parents decided to give him away.

Polycystic is a medical term that is used to describe people who have a lot of cysts on their ovaries. These cysts are usually small, but they can sometimes become big and cause problems.

  • She has polycystic ovaries, which means that she is at a higher risk for developing ovarian cancer.
  • Polycystic ovaries are a common symptom of PCOS, which is a condition that affects the way the ovaries function.

Reversibility is the ability to go back in time and change something that already happened. This is usually only possible in fiction, and it's usually only possible in a very limited way.

  • The book is about a scientist who tries to reverse the effects of a time travel experiment.
  • The movie is about a man who tries to reverse the effects of a time travel experiment.

Duration has two meanings in English. The first meaning is the length of time that something lasts. The second meaning is the amount of time that something spends in a certain place or situation.

  • The duration of the project is six months.
  • The duration of the play was two hours.

Definiitively means completely and absolutely. When you say that something is definitively true, you mean that it is definitely true without a doubt.

  • I'm definitely going to the party.
  • She Definitively Said That She Was Going To The Party.