An example of exercise is going to the gym and lifting weights.
The exercise of an option.
An injustice that exercised the whole community.
Finger exercises for the piano.
Walks every day for exercise.
An undertaking that was an exercise in futility.
To exercise self-control.
She was exercised in virtue.
Greatly exercised about the decision.
Sit-ups and other exercises; a piano exercise.
Exercise the back muscles; exercise the memory.
Exercises every morning before work.
Exercise a platoon.
To exercise troops or horses; to exercise one's brain with a puzzle.
I exercise at the gym every day.
The tenant exercised its option to renew the tenancy.
She is going to exercise her right to vote.
An example of exercise is when you use good judgment.
An example of exercise is when you go out and ride your bike.
An example of exercise is when you take your dog running.
An example oif exercise is when you implement your option to purchase a house that you have been renting.
Origin of exercise
- Middle English from Old French exercice from Latin exercitium from exercitus past participle of exercēre to exercise ex- ex- arcēre to restrain
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French exercise, from Latin exercitium