verb (used with object), ex·er·cised, ex·er·cis·ing.
verb (used without object), ex·er·cised, ex·er·cis·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR exercise
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH exerciseexercise , exorcise
Example sentences from the Web for exercise
His classes are big on demented trust exercises, and it’s during one of these exercises that David and Sarah first connect.The mind-boggling end of Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise, explained|Constance Grady|November 20, 2020|Vox
I was only going to an outdoor exercise class in a field, so I figured my short blond hair, peach biker shorts and big Champion sweatshirt, combined with the timeliness of the upcoming season of “The Crown” featuring her, would be perfect.What ‘The Crown’ got right in portraying Princess Diana’s bulimia: It let her voice be heard|Amanda Long|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The military is already conducting multiple tabletop exercises to plan for contingencies and potential distribution failures.We can’t rely on just one company to distribute COVID vaccines|jakemeth|November 20, 2020|Fortune
This means exercise can boost strong connections between the prefrontal cortex and other brain regions.
They make new friends, get a lot of exercise and learn skills.Losing gracefully is one of the most important lessons from playing sports|Fred Bowen|November 18, 2020|Washington Post
Blair never made the mistake of underestimating Brooks, and his own considerable powers of ingratiation were exercised on her.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Distasteful those ads might be, but restrictions on political speech should be exercised with great deliberation and caution.
“Tom Coburn has exercised a lot more influence on the race than anyone has actually realized,” Shapard said.Tea Party Darling T.W. Shannon Crashes to Oklahoma Senate Primary Defeat|Tim Mak|June 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But big brains were exercised in how the stars were produced, directed, scripted, and managed.
The political world and her most fervent fans may be exercised about a presidential bid.Don’t Run for President, Hillary. Become a ‘Post-President’ Instead|Tina Brown|May 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The ability to sustain the tone for a long time will increase, and with it the power of the muscles exercised.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
This power may be exercised, either through treaties made by the president and senate, or through statutes enacted by congress.
If exclusive authority to issue the call is vested in the directors, it cannot be exercised by the president and secretary.
In view of the lasting influence which her personality exercised upon Peter Ilich, some account of this lady should be given here.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
No restraint is placed upon the practice of any religion exercised with due regard to morality.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman