Complete Definition of "exercise"

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Pronunciation
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Noun
en-noun

  1. Any activity designed to develop or hone a skill or ability.

#:The teacher told us the next exercise is to write an essay.

  1. Physical activity intended to improve strength and fitness.
Translations
trans-top|Any activity designed to develop or hone a skill or ability
Arabic: Arab|تمرين|تَمْرِين (tamrīn), Arab|تدريب|تَدْرِيب (tadrīb)
Bosnian: t-|bs|vježba|f, t-|bs|praksa|f
Croatian: t-|hr|vježba|f, t-|hr|praksa|f
Finnish: harjoitus, harjoittelu
German: t+|de|Übung|f
Japanese: 練習 (renshū)
Korean: 연습 (yeonseup)
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Persian: fa-Arab|تمرین (tamrin), fa-Arab|مشق (mašq)
Polish: t+|pl|zadanie
Serbian:

Swedish: t+|sv|övning|c, t-|sv|uppgift|c
Urdu: ur-Arab|مشق (mašq) f
Vietnamese: bài tập
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trans-top|Physical activity intended to improve strength and fitness
Arabic: Arab|تمرين|تَمْرِين (tamrīn)
Bosnian: t-|bs|vježba|f
Croatian: t-|hr|vježba|f
Finnish: kuntoilu, liikunta, treeni, harjoitus, harjoittelu
German: t+|de|Bewegung|f
Hindi: वर्ज़िश (varaziš) f
Japanese: 運動 (undō); 体操 (taisō); 体育 (taiiku)
Korean: 운동 (undong)
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Persian: fa-Arab|ورزش (varazeš)
Polish: t-|pl|ćwiczyć
Serbian:

Swedish: träning c
Urdu: ur-Arab|ورزش (varaziš) f
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ttbc|Indonesian: latihan
ttbc|Polish: ćwiczenie
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ttbc|Spanish: ejercicio m

Verb
en-verb|exercis|ing

  1. To set into action or practicing.

#:He was going to exercise the horses.

  1. To perform any activity designed to develop or hone a skill or ability.
  2. To take action, enforce.

#:The tenant exercised its option to renew the tenancy.
#:She is going to exercise her right to vote.

Translations
trans-top|to set into action
Finnish: käyttää, ottaa käyttö|käyttöön
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trans-top|to perform activities to develop skills
Czech: t-|cs|cvičit
Finnish: harjoitella, treenata
Italian: t+|it|esercitare
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Swedish: öva, träna, praktisera
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trans-top|to take action, enforce
Finnish: t+|fi|käyttää
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Swedish: utnyttja
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w:exercise|Wikipedia article on exercise

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