Textual thesaurus for "exercise"

(noun) physical exercise, physical exertion, exercising, workout

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) example

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) drill, practice, practice session, recitation

systematic training by multiple repetitions

practice makes perfect

(noun) usage, use, utilisation, utilization, employment

the act of using

he warned against the use of narcotic drugs; skilled in the utilization of computers

(verb) work out

do physical exercise

She works out in the gym every day

(verb) work, work out

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) drill, practice, practise

learn by repetition

We drilled French verbs every day; Pianists practice scales

(verb) exert

put to use

exert one's power or influence

(verb) do, practice, practise

carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions

practice law