Definition of bodybuilding in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbädēˌbildiNG/


A sport involving strenuous physical exercise in order to strengthen and enlarge the muscles of the body: he developed a keen interest in bodybuilding [as modifier]: a bodybuilding contest
More example sentences
  • I watched a friend of mine train for bodybuilding.
  • Instead of their show about the nature of love, they nearly made a musical about bodybuilding.
  • Milk contains whey, the most common form of protein found in bodybuilding supplements.

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Syllabification: bod·y·build·ing

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