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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. exercise

verb. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] do physical exercise.

Synonyms

  • press
  • tumble
  • weight-lift
  • work
  • work out
  • tone
  • tone up
  • loosen up
  • warm up
  • strengthen
  • move
  • train
  • limber up

Antonyms

  • contraction
  • flexion
  • relax
  • unstrain

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

5. exercise

verb. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] give a workout to.

Synonyms

  • work out
  • put to work
  • warm up

Antonyms

  • shorten
  • push
  • inelasticity
  • shrink

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

6. exercise

noun. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] the act of using.

Synonyms

  • application
  • utilisation
  • use
  • practice
  • play
  • utilization
  • usage
  • practical application
  • activity
  • abuse
  • recycling
  • misuse
  • employment
  • development

Antonyms

  • rise
  • moving
  • unsettled
  • unready

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

7. exercise

noun. ['ˈɛksɝˌsaɪz'] systematic training by multiple repetitions.

Synonyms

  • manual
  • practice session
  • shadowboxing
  • preparation
  • dry run
  • fire drill
  • manual of arms
  • rehearsal
  • scrimmage
  • practice
  • grooming
  • training
  • target practice
  • drill
  • brushup
  • military drill
  • review

Antonyms

  • desynchronise
  • winterize
  • summerize
  • ascend

Etymology

  • exercitium (Latin)
  • exerceo (Latin)

8. leg

noun. ['ˈlɛg'] a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle.

Synonyms

  • fibula
  • thigh
  • genu valgum
  • human foot
  • tibia
  • genu varum
  • shinbone
  • tibialis muscle
  • vena saphena
  • shin bone
  • calf bone
  • peg
  • shin
  • shank
  • articulatio talocruralis
  • physical structure
  • foot
  • knee
  • stick
  • bowleg
  • limb
  • ankle
  • nervus saphenus
  • saphenous vein
  • sciatic nerve
  • bandyleg
  • tibial vein
  • crus
  • vena tibialis
  • tibia valga
  • peroneal vein
  • shank's mare
  • musculus tibialis
  • organic structure
  • shanks' pony
  • human knee
  • saphenous nerve
  • shanks' mare
  • shank's pony
  • body
  • tibialis
  • pes
  • pin
  • spindleshanks
  • bow leg
  • knock-knee
  • nervus ischiadicus
  • leg bone
  • articulatio genus
  • bandy leg
  • ankle joint
  • knee joint
  • spindlelegs
  • vena peroneus
  • mortise joint
  • tibia vara
  • genu

Antonyms

  • unpin
  • fat person
  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • leg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leggr (Old Norse)

9. leg

noun. ['ˈlɛg'] a structure in animals that is similar to a human leg and used for locomotion.

Synonyms

  • limb
  • pedal extremity
  • vertebrate foot
  • prehensor

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate
  • disprove

Etymology

  • leg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leggr (Old Norse)

10. leg

noun. ['ˈlɛg'] one of the supports for a piece of furniture.

Synonyms

  • cot
  • spinning wheel
  • support
  • camp bed
  • four-poster
  • tripod
  • grand piano
  • chair
  • grand
  • hospital bed

Antonyms

  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
  • softness

Etymology

  • leg (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leggr (Old Norse)

Example sentences of the word leg-exercise


1. Noun Phrase
The website recommends lifting a milk carton a few extra times, taking the stairs instead of the elevator and doing some leg exercises while talking on the phone.

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