Entry from British & World English dictionary
plural nounBritish informal
Energetic exercises done as part of a fitness routine.
- What public schools used to call ‘physical jerks’ is now fast becoming a kind of funky jazzercise thing.
- The Scottish National Party wants to see adults and children swapping the crisp and couch for fruit, fibre, and physical jerks.
- Doing their physical jerks, a quiet pride permeates the Swedes.
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