[noun] the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit; "the doctor recommended regular exercise"; "he did some exercising"; "the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit"
Synonyms: exercising, physical physical exertion, workout
[noun] the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
Synonyms: use, usage, utilization, utilisation, employment
[noun] systematic training by multiple repetitions; "practice makes perfect"
Synonyms: practice, drill, practice session, recitation
[noun] a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding; "you must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook"
[noun] (usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches; "academic exercises"
[verb] put to use; "exert one's power or influence"
[verb] carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions; "practice law"
Synonyms: practice, practise, do
[verb] give a work-out to; "Some parents exercise their infants"; "My personal trainer works me hard"; "work one's muscles"
Synonyms: work, work out
[verb] do physical exercise; "She works out in the gym every day"
Synonyms: work out
[verb] learn by repetition; "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales"
Synonyms: drill, practice, practise
limber up, warm up, loosen up
tone, tone up, strengthen
weight-lift, weightlift, press
set, exercise set
bodybuilding, anaerobic exercise, muscle building, musclebuilding
calisthenics, callisthenics, calisthenic exercise, callisthenic exercise
isometrics, isometric exercise
Kegel exercises, pubococcygeus exercises
stomach exercise, tummy crunch
application, practical application
manual of arms, manual
rehearsal, dry run
commencement, commencement exercise, commencement ceremony, graduation, graduation exercise