gym

noun \ ˈjim \
Updated on: 13 Jan 2018

Definition of gym

1 : gymnasium
3 : a usually metal frame supporting an assortment of outdoor play equipment (such as a swing, seesaw, and rings)

Examples of gym in a Sentence

  1. He works out at the gym.

  2. Students are required to take gym.

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First Known Use of gym

circa 1871

gym Synonyms


GYM Defined for English Language Learners

gym

noun

Definition of gym for English Language Learners

  • : sports and exercise taught as a subject in school


GYM Defined for Kids

gym

noun \ ˈjim \

Definition of gym for Students



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