gymnastic gymnastic  /dʒɪm ˈnæ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) vigorously active
  2. (adj) of or relating to or used in exercises intended to develop strength and agility

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As gymnastics officials have cautioned, there's no proof that any of the Chinese who won a team gold are underage.
  2. A new study shows that gymnastics causes as many injuries as ice hockey or soccer, but improved equipment is helping.
  3. The answer is parkour, a jaw-dropping hybrid of gymnastics and cross-country running that is equal parts Spider-Man whimsy and hard-core stamina.

News

  1. Flipping Out

    Several participants turned out for a four-day summer gymnastic program held at Escanaba High School this past week. Karlie Ohman, an Escanaba eighth grader, practices gymnastic moves while others wait their turn on the tumbling mat.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Escanaba Daily Press

  2. Daughter to Dad: ‘Girlie’ Pajamas, Please

    My 5-year-old loves Spider-Man, so I was stunned when she refused to wear her Spidey pj's to pajama day at gymnastics.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Research and Markets: China Stationery And Gymnastic Product Manufacturing Industry, 2013 Out Now for Review

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "China Stationery And Gymnastic Product Manufacturing In
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I was starting to get clued in by then, but our gymnastic federation was delighted to come here," Miller said.
    on Aug 23, 2007 By: Shannon Miller Source: Florida Times-Union

  2. "It's the most important gold if you're thinking about supremacy in the gymnastic world and we are all brought through by the Chinese national sports system," Chen Yibing, 22, told Reuters at the training centre in Beijing. "I'm quite...
    on Oct 9, 2006 By: Chen Yibing Source: China Daily

  3. Amanda told the Daily Star: "There's a brilliant impressionist. And a fab gymnastic routine that I thought I would fall asleep watching but it turned out to be utterly amazing. I hope it comes across as brilliantly on the TV screen as when we saw it...
    on Apr 15, 2010 By: Amanda Holden Source: stv.tv

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