- Of, or relating to calisthenics.
From Ancient Greek κάλλος (kallos, “beauty”) + σθένος (sthenos, “strength”)
Variant of calisthenics
exercises, such as push-ups and sit-ups, to develop a strong, trim body; simple gymnastics
Origin of calisthenics; from Classical Greek kallos, beauty + sthenos, strength + -ics
the art of developing bodily strength and gracefulness by such exercises