noun. ['ˌkæləsˈθɛnɪks'] light exercises designed to promote general fitness.
- physical exercise
- stand still
Words that Rhyme with Calisthenics
Example sentences of the word calisthenics
1. Noun, plural
Unlike machines at a gym, there are a limited number of calisthenics for each muscle group.
Quotes containing the word calisthenics
1. There's a hell of a distance between wise-cracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wise-cracking is simply calisthenics with words."[Interview, The Paris Review, Summer 1956]
- Dorothy Parker
noun. ['ˌkæləsˈθɛnɪks'] the practice of calisthenic exercises.