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1. exercise

noun. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit.

Synonyms

  • Kegel exercises
  • isometric exercise
  • muscle building
  • elbow grease
  • workout
  • leg exercise
  • exercise set
  • set
  • musclebuilding
  • effort
  • cardiopulmonary exercise
  • tummy crunch
  • stretching
  • isometrics
  • exertion
  • back exercise
  • physical exertion
  • pubococcygeus exercises
  • travail
  • physical exercise
  • anaerobic exercise
  • bodybuilding
  • calisthenics
  • stomach exercise
  • sweat
  • gymnastic exercise
  • stretch
  • yoga
  • exercising
  • neck exercise
  • callisthenics
  • arm exercise
  • isotonic exercise

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize
  • depressurise

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

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2. exercise

verb. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] put to use.

Synonyms

  • utilize
  • employ
  • apply
  • exert
  • utilise

Antonyms

  • resolution
  • forget
  • conserve
  • abstain

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

3. exercise

verb. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] carry out or practice; as of jobs and professions.

Synonyms

  • shamanize
  • work
  • shamanise
  • practice
  • do
  • practise

Antonyms

  • functional
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • supply

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

4. back

noun. ['ˈbæk'] the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine.

Synonyms

  • thoracic vertebra
  • dorsum
  • saddle
  • dorsal vertebra
  • body part
  • small
  • lat
  • body
  • torso
  • lumbar vertebra
  • latissimus dorsi

Antonyms

  • coarse
  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. back

adverb. ['ˈbæk'] at or to or toward the back or rear.

Synonyms

  • rearward
  • rearwards
  • backward

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disagree
  • take
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. back

adjective. ['ˈbæk'] related to or located at the back.

Synonyms

  • posterior
  • rearmost
  • rear
  • hindermost
  • backmost
  • aft
  • rearward

Antonyms

  • front
  • anterior
  • disallow
  • boycott

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. back

adverb. ['ˈbæk'] in or to or toward a past time.

Antonyms

  • ahead

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. back

noun. ['ˈbæk'] the side that goes last or is not normally seen.

Synonyms

  • quarter
  • poop
  • rear
  • side
  • after part
  • stern
  • tail
  • empennage

Antonyms

  • old
  • uppercase
  • loud
  • immoderate

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. back

verb. ['ˈbæk'] be behind; approve of.

Synonyms

  • plunk for
  • champion
  • warrant
  • indorse
  • support
  • approve
  • okay
  • second
  • O.K.
  • defend
  • guarantee
  • sanction
  • plump for

Antonyms

  • left
  • right
  • unerect
  • erect

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. back

verb. ['ˈbæk'] travel backward.

Synonyms

  • back out
  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • marginality
  • centrality
  • anteriority
  • northernness

Etymology

  • bak (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bæc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word back-exercise


1. Noun Phrase
If you know that you have slumped shoulders, do more back exercises focusing on the rear delts, mid traps, and the rhomboids instead.

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