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 When Bruins prospects showed up for the annual post-draft summer camp, Chara typically would be hard at work in the weight room, setting the tone. Matt Porter, BostonGlobe.com, "Zdeno Chara, a towering presence in Boston for 14 seasons, is leaving the Bruins," 30 Dec. 2020 The focus Harsin is talking about applies in the weight room, on the field, and on the recruiting trail. Giana Han, al, "Bryan Harsin heads into Auburn job with ‘respect’ for Alabama," 26 Dec. 2020 The key for this rookie class, like any other, is a strong offseason in the weight room. Mike Preston, baltimoresun.com, "Mike Preston: Ravens rookies setting good tone for playoff push and beyond | COMMENTARY," 25 Dec. 2020 January, February and March is so vital in the weight room and building those relationships. Ben Thomas | Bthomas@al.com, al, "Chip English leaving Grissom to take head coaching job at Albertville High," 19 Dec. 2020 Sure, the Browns could move indoors, but part of the indoor facility is a weight room now, so there’s not exactly a lot of room to work with in there. Dan Labbe, cleveland, "Seeing some signs of offensive identity: Browns training camp observations from Sunday," 16 Aug. 2020 Just like last season’s 29-23 score hangs up in the weight room. Stephen Means, cleveland, "Clemson’s Dabo Swinney says Ohio State football shouldn’t make the College Football Playoff with only six games," 12 Dec. 2020 Rain has forced the workout to be held in the team's indoor field house, which is also being used as a weight room due to COVID protocols. CBS News, "Thanksgiving night Ravens-Steelers game moved to Sunday due to COVID-19," 25 Nov. 2020 The facilities weren’t half-bad for a school with a few hundred kids, including a nice-sized gym and weight room. Jon Blau, The Indianapolis Star, "IU football: Tom Allen has been making believers of players since his first coaching stop," 20 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of weight room

1973, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jan 2021

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“Weight room.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weight%20room. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of weight room

: a large room where people lift weights and exercise

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