What does the word gymnastic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Relating to gymnastics.

Usage examples for gymnastic

  1. Then they built a place for gymnastic exercise in Jerusalem according to the customs of the heathen. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  2. A gymnastic drill of thirty minutes each day, except Saturday and Sunday, was given the company for a month, then for three months this was omitted, then another month's drill was given us, and then the same intermission; thus we had them alternately the whole year. – A Soldier in the Philippines by Needom N. Freeman
  3. Not only the first youth of Greece, but the sons of kings and princes sought renown in the public games and gymnastic exercises. – Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects and Curiosities of Art (Vol. 3 of 3) by S. Spooner