aer·​o·​bi·​cize ˌer-ˈō-bə-ˌsīz How to pronounce aerobicize (audio)
aerobicized; aerobicizing

transitive verb

: to bring to good physical condition through aerobics

intransitive verb

: to engage in aerobics

Word History


aerobic + -ize

First Known Use

1981, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

Time Traveler
The first known use of aerobicize was in 1981

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Cite this Entry

“Aerobicize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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