bench press

noun

Definition of bench press

  1. :  a lift or exercise in which a weight is raised by extending the arms upward while lying on a bench

bench–press

transitive verb

Circa 1965

First Known Use of bench press

circa 1965


BENCH PRESS Defined for English Language Learners

bench press

noun

Definition of bench press for English Language Learners

  • : a lift or exercise in which a weight is raised by pushing your arms upward while you lie on a bench


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