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Synonyms for exercise

Synonyms for (noun) exercise

Synonyms: physical exercise, physical exertion, exercise, exercising, workout Definition: the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit Usage: the doctor recommended regular exercise; he did some exercising; the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit

Similar words: effort, elbow grease, travail, sweat, exertion Definition: use of physical or mental energy; hard work Usage: he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

Synonyms: example, exercise Definition: a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding Usage: you must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook

Similar words: lesson Definition: a task assigned for individual study Usage: he did the lesson for today

Synonyms: drill, practice, practice session, recitation, exercise Definition: systematic training by multiple repetitions Usage: practice makes perfect

Similar words: training, grooming, preparation Definition: activity leading to skilled behavior

Synonyms: usage, use, utilisation, utilization, employment, exercise Definition: the act of using Usage: he warned against the use of narcotic drugs; skilled in the utilization of computers

Similar words: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: exercise Definition: (usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches Usage: academic exercises

Similar words: ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance Definition: a formal event performed on a special occasion Usage: a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor

Synonyms for (verb) exercise

Synonyms: exercise, work, work out Definition: give a workout to Usage: Some parents exercise their infants; My personal trainer works me hard; work one's muscles; this puzzle will exercise your mind

Similar words: put to work, work Definition: cause to work Usage: he is working his servants hard

Synonyms: drill, exercise, practice, practise Definition: learn by repetition Usage: We drilled French verbs every day; Pianists practice scales

Similar words: take, study, read, learn Definition: be a student of a certain subject Usage: She is reading for the bar exam

Synonyms: exercise, exert Definition: put to use Usage: exert one's power or influence

Similar words: use, utilise, utilize, employ, apply Definition: put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose Usage: use your head!; we only use Spanish at home; I can't use this tool; Apply a magnetic field here; This thinking was applied to many projects; How do you utilize this tool?; I apply this rule to get good results; use the plastic bags to store the food; He doesn't know how to use a computer