activity requiring physical effort, carried out especially to sustain or improve health and fitness.
"exercise improves your heart and lung power"
synonyms: physical activity, a workout, working out; More
the use or application of a faculty, right, or process.
"the free exercise of religion"
synonyms: use, utilization, employment; More
use or apply (a faculty, right, or process).
"control is exercised by the Board"
synonyms: use, employ, make use of, utilize; More
engage in physical activity to sustain or improve health and fitness; take exercise.
"she still exercised every day"
synonyms: work out, do exercises, train; informalpump iron
"she exercised every day"