Definition of workout
1 : a practice or exercise to test or improve one's fitness for athletic competition, ability, or performance
2 : a test of one's ability, capacity, stamina, or suitability
3 : an undertaking or plan intended to resolve a problem of indebtedness especially in lieu of bankruptcy or foreclosure proceedings
Examples of workout in a Sentence
The team had a good workout at practice today.
Her workout includes running on the treadmill and lifting weights.
Recent Examples of workout from the Web
Among the perks: agility courses for your dogs and a pet spa to pamper them after a strenous workout.
The Philharmonic would get a demanding workout — if a shorter one, in a more familiar style.
The Yellow Jackets officially begin summer workouts on June 12.
After beginning OTAs with workouts on Tuesday and Wednesday the Seahawks are off Thursday before returning to the field Friday.
Fit Foodie Festival & 5K Samples at every mile followed by the post-race John Hancock Vitality Village Food and Fitness Festival, featuring bites from local restaurants, a beer-and-wine garden and mini-workout classes.
The high-intensity interval training that challenges the heart rate while burning calories combined with a schedule that keeps things interesting by mixing up workouts each day yields results that other exercises or routines don’t, Fearer explained.
The meniscus tear occurred in another workout in November and came with an even bigger scare.
Gimenez has been diligent in following the team's disciplined workout regimen, a development not lost on manager Greg Tagert.
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First Known Use of workout
WORKOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of workout for English Language Learners
: a period of physical exercise that you do in order to improve your fitness, ability, or performance
WORKOUT Defined for Kids
Definition of workout for Students
: an exercise or practice to test or improve ability or performance
Legal Definition of workout
: an undertaking or plan intended to resolve a problem of indebtedness especially in lieu of bankruptcy or foreclosure proceedings
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