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 He's participated in pickup games after practice and been in the weight room, but the Suns will change up the routine has his return draws closer. Duane Rankin, azcentral, "Phoenix Suns look to ease Deandre Ayton back after 25-game suspension," 9 Dec. 2019 Crews excavated paving stones and practiced flinging them in slingshots rigged from helmets, rubber cords and weight room benches. Suzanne Sataline, Quartz, "How one fighter made his escape from the worst battle of Hong Kong’s protests," 30 Nov. 2019 Stuckey recalls Dean smoking Kool cigarettes during his infrequent trips to the weight room. Eric Branch, SFChronicle.com, "49ers replicate recipe for success: Pass rush manned by ‘bad man’," 8 Nov. 2019 Before Buss could call his wife, Ryan Dempster led him and the team to the weight room, then handed Buss the keys to a new Nissan Xterra. Paul Sullivan, chicagotribune.com, "Column: Cubs’ ‘life of the party’ is gone as strength coach Tim Buss joins Joe Maddon with the Angels," 1 Nov. 2019 Going to the weight room was the best thing for me. Pomerado News, "‘Everything changed’ last year for Titan lineman," 25 Sep. 2019 The true freshman offensive tackle is all football and schoolwork, celebrating his signing with the Bruins by heading to the weight room for another lift. Los Angeles Times, "UCLA might play opener with true freshman Sean Rhyan at tackle," 22 Aug. 2019 The lithe, 6-foot-2, 213-pound Diabate now needs a big offseason in the weight room. Edgar Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, "10 things we learned from Gators rout of Vanderbilt," 8 Nov. 2019 That’s why during Philyor’s sophomore year, Weiner pulled him aside in the weight room. Stefan Krajisnik, Indianapolis Star, "For IU breakout WR Whop Philyor, it's about football, family, faith — not in that order," 25 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of weight room

1973, in the meaning defined above

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13 Dec 2019

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“Weight room.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weight%20room. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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English Language Learners Definition of weight room

: a large room where people lift weights and exercise

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