Definition of bodybuilding
: the developing of the body through exercise and diet; specifically : the developing of the physique for competitive exhibition
Examples of bodybuilding in a sentence
She's been doing competitive bodybuilding for a few years now.
First Known Use of bodybuilding
BODYBUILDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bodybuilding for English Language Learners
: the activity of doing exercises (such as lifting weights) to make the muscles of your body larger and stronger
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