exercise

Part of speech: verb

To take exercise.

Part of speech: verb

To exert; train by practise.

Part of speech: verb

To make anxious.

Part of speech: noun

Activity; practise; training.

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Usage examples "exercise":

  1. And, using gas motors, the boys wouldn't have much chance of any real sport and exercise, which, of course, I want them to have every summer when possible. - "The Young Alaskans on the Missouri", Emerson Hough.
  2. We are fixed at Torquay for the winter- that is, until the end of May: and after that, if I have any will or power and am alive to exercise either, I do trust and hope to go away. - "The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)", Frederic G. Kenyon.
  3. Upon my word, sir, if you'll excuse me saying it, it does you the greatest credit the way he has been brought up to value healthy exercise. - "The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch", Talbot Baines Reed.