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pump iron

informal
to lift heavy weights for exercise: These days both men and women pump iron for fitness.
(Definition of pump iron from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pump iron

infmlto lift heavy weights for exercise: I usually pump iron at the gym for an hour in the morning.
(Definition of pump iron from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pump iron”
in Chinese (Simplified) 举重(锻炼)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舉重(運動)…
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