Definición de exertion en inglés:

exertion

Saltos de línea: ex¦er|tion
Pronunciación: /ɪɡˈzɜːʃn
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
1Physical or mental effort: she was panting with the exertion [count noun]: a well-earned rest after their exertions
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The physical and mental exertions on Sunday may take its toll.
  • Signs of mental and physical fatigue after midweek exertions manifested themselves in some sluggish play from O'Neill's men early on.
  • Hence, the intellectual, mental, moral and physical exertions will be greater.
Sinónimos
effort, strain, struggle, toil, endeavour, hard work, labour, industry, {blood, sweat, and tears}; pains, assiduity, assiduousness; exercise, activity
informal elbow grease, sweat
British informal graft
Australian/New Zealand informal yakka
literary travail, moil
2The application of a force, influence, or quality: the exertion of authority
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It feels spindly, as if it will break with exertion of more force.
  • I rolled my eyes, giving into his exertion of force, and following him down the street back home.
  • I could actually feel my entire body just sink along with my mattress, from his exertion of force.
Sinónimos
use, application, appliance, bringing to bear, exercise, employment, utilization; expenditure

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