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1 exercise /ˈɛksɚˌsaɪz/ noun
plural exercises
1 exercise
/ˈɛksɚˌsaɪz/
noun
plural exercises
Learner's definition of EXERCISE
[noncount] : physical activity that is done in order to become stronger and healthier
often used before another noun
[count] : a particular movement or series of movements done to become stronger and healthier
[count] : something that is done or practiced to develop a particular skill
[count] : an activity that has a specified quality or result
usually + in
exercises [plural]
chiefly US : a ceremony for students who have graduated from a school
: military activities done for training
[noncount] somewhat formal : the use of an ability or power that you have
2 exercise /ˈɛksɚˌsaɪz/ verb
exercises; exercised; exercising
2 exercise
/ˈɛksɚˌsaɪz/
verb
exercises; exercised; exercising
Learner's definition of EXERCISE
[no object] : to do physical activities in order to make yourself stronger and healthier
[+ object]
: to use (a body part) again and again in order to make it stronger
: to cause (an animal) to walk, run, etc., : to give exercise to (an animal)
[+ object] : to use (an ability, power, etc.)
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