Definition of press-up in English:

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press-up

Pronunciation: /ˈpres ˌəp/

noun

British term for pushup.
Example sentences
  • I lift weights six or seven times a week, do cardio exercise and practise press-ups non-stop for half an hour.
  • Unfortunately, the first test was not one of driving experience or skills, but how many squat thrusts and press-ups could be completed in five minutes.
  • Not much of that time is spent in the pool, mostly I am in the gym doing sit-ups and press-ups.

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Syllabification: press-up

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