limber up

phrasal verb

limbered up; limbering up; limbers up
: to prepare for physical activity by doing exercises so that one's body can move and bend more easily
She limbered up for a few minutes before starting to run.
sometimes used figuratively
She limbered up for the election by learning the relevant statistics.

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“Limber up.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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