Definition of step aerobics

: aerobics that involves repeatedly stepping on and off a raised platform

called also step training

Examples of step aerobics in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Participants do yoga, step aerobics, and go to fitness centers and work out together. Julie Landry Laviolette, miamiherald, "Do a dance. Play in the pool. Here’s how to keep fit as you age. | Miami Herald," 26 Mar. 2018

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1985, in the meaning defined above

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“Step aerobics.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of step aerobics

: a system of exercise that involves repeatedly stepping on and off a raised platform often while music is playing also : exercises in this system

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