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Synonyms of exercise in English:


  • 1 exercise improves your heart and lung power
    physical activity, movement, exertion, effort, work;
    a workout, training, drilling;
    informal, , datedone's daily dozen
  • 2 translation exercises from and into French
    task, piece of work, problem, assignment, piece of school work, piece of homework;
    Music étude
  • 3 the exercise of professional skill
    practice, putting into practice, application, operation, exertion, performance, implementation, discharge, accomplishment
  • 4 (exercises) military exercises
  • verb

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  • 1 she still exercised every day
    work out, do exercises, keep fit, train, drill, engage in physical activity
    informalpump iron
  • 2 he must learn to exercise patience
    practise, apply, bring to bear, bring into play, implement, exert, wield
  • 3 the problem continued to exercise him
    worry, trouble, concern, make anxious, bother, disturb, perturb, perplex, puzzle, distress, occupy someone's thoughts, preoccupy, prey on someone's mind, gnaw at, lie heavy on, burden, make uneasy, agitate
    informalbug, make someone scratch their head, do someone's head in
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