weight room


Definition of weight room

: a room containing equipment for weight training

Examples of weight room in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Devins and his teammates had a sign in their weight room for the last year that depicted the score of their 63-14 blowout loss last year to the Shoremen. Matt Goul, cleveland, 18 Sep. 2021 This is a good human who did a GoFundMe for their weight room. Scott Springer, The Enquirer, 3 Sep. 2021 The weight room will be in the new Johnson Memorial Health Athletics Annex on campus. Akeem Glaspie, The Indianapolis Star, 31 Aug. 2021 Along with his weight room sparring sessions with Morris, Jackson changed his diet to eliminate most fast foods. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, 4 Aug. 2021 The Miami Dolphins’ new training facility has an oversized playground slide adjacent to their new weight room. Safid Deen, sun-sentinel.com, 17 June 2021 The weight room isn't the only area the NCAA is addressing. Meredith Deliso, ABC News, 19 Mar. 2021 Such measures are either limited or not allowed to those unvaccinated, with spacing from vaccinated players also required in the locker room, weight room, team meetings and during team functions. Ira Winderman, sun-sentinel.com, 11 Oct. 2021 Journeying back to the weight room in earnest was another mental hurdle, Bernard admits. Chuck Carlton, Dallas News, 11 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of weight room

1973, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jan 2022

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“Weight room.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weight%20room. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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English Language Learners Definition of weight room

: a large room where people lift weights and exercise


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