ex·​er·​cis·​er | \ ˈek-sər-ˌsī-zər How to pronounce exerciser (audio) \

Definition of exerciser

1 : one that exercises
2 : an apparatus for use in physical exercise

Examples of exerciser in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The average exerciser looking to get stronger should do aim to work their chest muscles twice a week, Fagan says. Christa Sgobba, SELF, "This At-Home Chest Workout Will Help You Build Push-Up Strength," 25 Oct. 2020 There are many reasons why the modern-day exerciser would eschew the gym. Allyson Reedy, The Know, "Here’s why, even in an outdoors-loving city like Denver, your next great workout may be at home," 10 Jan. 2020 Gyms, which are beholden to different local laws recently enacted to fight the coronavirus, typically make the choice of wearing a mask up to the individual exerciser. Carly Mallenbaum, USA TODAY, "Should you wear a face mask to the gym? A look at the debate," 11 June 2020 Most Americans, athletes, and everyday exercisers included just don’t get enough of it. Claire Maldarelli, Popular Science, "What actually works for muscle recovery—and what doesn’t," 17 Jan. 2019 The pandemic has made that even more the case, as large companies and small studios sprint to capture home exercisers. Corinne Purtill, Quartz, "A short history of home fitness, from 600 BC to today," 28 Apr. 2020 Cities could look to car-free streets as solution to keep exercisers socially distant, a national trails conservancy group says. Indystar Staff, Indianapolis Star, "Central Indiana coronavirus updates: State reports 5,507 cases, 173 deaths," 7 Apr. 2020 Ligler recommends that beginners stick with 3 rounds of the main work block to get a 45-minute workout, while more advanced exercisers can do all 5 to bring it up to an hour. 2. Lauren Bedosky, Health.com, "7 Stationary Bike Workouts for a Spin Routine You Can Do Anywhere," 7 Apr. 2020 But Kaiser encourages exercisers to be creative, and to truly keep the area designated for workouts only. Halley Bondy, NBC News, "Celebrity trainer Anna Kaiser: 5 ways to stay active during this unprecedented time," 31 Mar. 2020

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1552, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Exerciser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exerciser. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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ex·​er·​cis·​er | \ ˈek-sər-ˌsī-zər How to pronounce exerciser (audio) \

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1 : one that exercises
2 : an apparatus for use in physical exercise

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