Definition of tae-bo in English:


Syllabification: tae-bo
Pronunciation: /ˈtī ˈbō


  • trademark An exercise system combining elements of aerobics and kick-boxing.
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    • There are a variety of athletic dance styles, including tap, jazz, aerobics, tae-bo, cardio kickboxing, and other forms of music-related dance.
    • She's a whitewater thrill-chaser, downhill skier, mountain biker and surrealist artist who teaches aerobics, practices tae-bo, does yoga and plays piano.
    • Nostalgic for the days before exercise got cluttered with tae-bo and other exotic paraphernalia?


1990s: from Korean t'ae 'foot' + bo, short for boxing.

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