exercise exercise  /ˈɛk sər ˌsaɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit
  2. (n) the act of using
  3. (n) systematic training by multiple repetitions
  4. (n) a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding
  5. (n) (usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches
  6. (v) put to use
  7. (v) carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions
  8. (v) give a workout to
  9. (v) do physical exercise
  10. (v) learn by repetition

Usage(s):

  1. The best approach is to perform the same exercises you would do on the floorsquats, tricep dips, push-ups and the like.
  2. Alcohol and exercise are not supposed to mix.
  3. As a doctor, I can give you a lot of useful advice about how to get healthy and stay that way, but one thing you don't need me to tell you is that exercise is good for you.

News

  1. US to keep some F-16s, Patriot missiles in Jordan post exercise

    A detachment of F-16s and U.S. Patriot missiles dispatched to Jordan for the joint Eager Lion military exercise will remain in the country after the exercise ends, the Pentagon has announced.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Time Warner cleared by EU to exercise CME voting rights

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Time Warner won EU regulatory approval on Friday to exercise its voting rights in proportion to its 49.9 percent stake in broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME). The voting rights are currently exercised by CME founder Ronald Lauder under an agreement which will lapse at the end of June. Time Warner is the owner of the HBO cable network and the Warner Bros film ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Exercise and Your Kid's Brain

    Exercise is great for your child's body and brain. It helps with thinking, mood, sleep, and more.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WebMD

Quotes

  1. "If you had to choose one of the other seven who reached the quarterfinals, I don't know which one would be the easiest," he said. "Paraguay, like all of the South American teams, show so much character, with players who exercise great...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Vicente del Bosque Source: The Hindu

  2. "I was particularly upset to be accused of lying about my exercise regime," Winslet said in a statement, "and felt that I had a responsibility to request an apology in order to demonstrate my commitment to the views that I have always...
    on Nov 3, 2009 By: Kate Winslet Source: Village Voice

  3. "Israel will continue to exercise its rights to self-defense," Netanyahu said. "We will not allow the establishment of an Iranian port in Gaza."
    on Jun 5, 2010 By: Benjamin Netanyahu Source: New York Daily News

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