There are 2 main definitions of abs in English:

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abs 1

Pronunciation: /abz/
informal

noun

The abdominal muscles.
Example sentences
  • This exercise works the hip flexors, lower abs and thighs, and increases kick strength.
  • She is into animal rights, she says, and a vegan and is pretty fit herself, she adds, demonstrating flexed forearms, biceps and abs.
  • Tighten your abs and glutes, keeping your pelvis down, and lift one leg off the floor.

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Syllabification: abs

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There are 2 main definitions of abs in English:

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ABS 2

Pronunciation: /ˌāˌbēˈes/

abbreviation

1Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, a composite plastic used to make car bodies and cases for computers and other appliances.

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Syllabification: ABS

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