kettlebell

noun
ket·​tle·​bell | \ ˈke-tᵊl-ˌbel How to pronounce kettlebell (audio) \

Definition of kettlebell

: a round weight with a flat bottom and thick handle on top that is used for exercise and weight training

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The footage then launches into Rodriguez and Lopez crushing their workout, which includes more boxing exercises, kettlebell lifts and machine work. Ashley Boucher, PEOPLE.com, "Jennifer Lopez Shows Off Her Boxing Skills in Workout Video with Fiancé Alex Rodriguez," 22 Aug. 2019 Bend your knees slightly, and squat down to reach the kettlebell. NBC News, "Train like an athlete: 5 postpartum exercises the Lamoureux twins love," 7 June 2019 Units include magnetic kettlebells, a suspension trainer, and a core twist workout. Melanie Feuk, Houston Chronicle, "Broussard Park’s trail system may be installed this year; exercise and play equipment on the way," 9 Aug. 2019 TruFusion offers more than 200 fitness classes per week, including yoga, Barre, Pilates, cycling, cardio, boxing, kettlebell and an array of boot camps. Katherine Feser, Houston Chronicle, "Retail wrap: TruFusion, Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, Urban Vet prepare to enter Houston market," 26 July 2019 Former New York Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez is a board member and investor in TruFusion. TruFusion offers more than 200 fitness classes per week, including yoga, Barre, Pilates, cycling, cardio, boxing, kettlebell and an array of boot camps. Katherine Feser, Houston Chronicle, "Alex Rodriguez-backed TruFusion to open fitness studio near Galleria," 23 July 2019 Jonas, armed with his flashlight that looks like a kettlebell and his radiation detector, makes his way to the power plant, and sees a large, unwieldy blob, that appears to be descending on him. Abbey Maxbauer, refinery29.com, "R29 Binge Club: Netflix's Dark Season 2 Recap," 25 June 2019 The class today is a circuit that includes kettlebells, BOSU balls, TRX straps, and treadmills. refinery29.com, "I Live In Washington, D.C., Make $95,000 A Year & Spent $275.41 On My Wellness Routine This Week," 10 June 2019 The thing is, kettlebells aren't just for super advanced exercisers. Amy Marturana, SELF, "10-Minute Total-Body Kettlebell Workout," 19 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of kettlebell

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kettlebell

kettle + -bell (as in barbell)

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