weight room


Definition of weight room

: a room containing equipment for weight training

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Later, during a heart-to-heart with Garza in the weight room in his basement, the major told Garza how deeply this hurt, to be excluded from the core group. George Dohrmann, SI.com, "Inside the Viking World Order, the Exclusive Club of Minnesota Vikings Superfans," 17 Jan. 2018 Maintaining their weight, maintaining their physicality a little bit in the weight room. Zach Berman, Philly.com, "Eagles make it clear that Jay Ajayi is the lead running back | Early Birds," 19 June 2018 As the Hoosiers turn their attention toward the weight room, and gear up for fall camp, IndyStar takes a stab at a post-spring depth chart. Zach Osterman, Indianapolis Star, "Insider: Looking at IU football's post-spring depth chart," 6 June 2018 Clapp reverted to his familiar high school weight room in Gentily. Larry Holder, NOLA.com, "Will Clapp looks to earn his own way onto Saints with Brother Martin, LSU roots," 12 May 2018 Puebla City, Puebla Jhon and Chely sit at a plastic table in what had been the weight room of a community gym called Polideportivo Xonaca; the workout space has been converted into a clinic. Liliana Frankel, Teen Vogue, "A Day in the Life of the Migrant Caravan," 16 Nov. 2018 He’s packed on muscle since leaving Torrey Pines High at 5-feet-8 and 115 pounds, but dedicated work in the weight room at Cal was always more about healthy living than driver envy. Jeff Sanders, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Not a dream: Torrey Pines' Michael Kim in contention in hometown," 27 Jan. 2018 Her self-motivation — coming to the weight room every day with a lot of drive — is really inspiring. Jayda Evans, The Seattle Times, "A battle for respect, then in the trenches: For Newport’s Jenna Martz, football is feminism," 26 Oct. 2018 That includes Turner, a 3-point shooting stretch big, getting in the weight room and getting stronger to be a true inside-out player who doesn't allow his struggles on offense to affect him on defense. J. Michael, Indianapolis Star, "Biggest takeaways from Pacers' season-ending session with Kevin Pritchard, Nate McMillan," 1 May 2018

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1973, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of weight room

: a large room where people lift weights and exercise

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