exercise

All Noun Verb
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  • There are numerous group exercise programs and classes offered along with personal training.
  • A club house/game room and an exercise room are located in the city hall.
  • Any woman or girl can stand this sort of open air exercise. Cited from How to Eat, A Cure for "Nerves", by Thomas Clark Hinkle
  • States hold elections every four years and exercise a considerable amount of power.
  • The company used several methods to exercise this control over the market.
  • To exercise their power, the and had their own police force.
  • These exercises are done at home or under the care of a health professional.
  • In general, military exercises are held with foreign forces once or twice per week.
  • Since Edward was then only nine years old, he could not exercise actual power.
  • This exercise forces each part of the system to have a pure function.
  • It has been suggested however that such acting cannot be said to exercise control over anything in particular.
  • She was always ready for any out-door exercise or sport. Cited from Memories and Anecdotes, by Kate Sanborn
  • However the president has also exercised greater power largely during the 20th century.
  • "Can't you men exercise self-control till you have arrived out of danger?" Cited from A Voyage to Arcturus, by David Lindsay
  • They need a lot of running and other exercises to be in good condition.
  • It exercised a great deal of influence over the reading public of the time.
  • The executive power is exercised by a governor elected to a four-year term.
  • He lost much of the influence he had previously exercised in domestic and foreign policy.
  • After that time he exercised no important influence in public affairs.
  • After taking holy orders, he exercised only legal functions for most of his career.
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Meaning of exercise

  • 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
  • noun Systematic training by multiple repetitions
    practice makes perfect
  • 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 Give a workout to
    Some parents exercise their infants, My personal trainer works me hard, work one's muscles, this puzzle will exercise your mind
  • verb Do physical exercise
    She works out in the gym every day