Translation of "exercise" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈek.sə.saɪz/ us /ˈek.sɚ.saɪz/

exercise noun (HEALTHY ACTIVITY)

A2 [ C or U ] physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Swimming is my favourite form of exercise. 我最喜歡的運動是游泳。
You really should take more exercise. 你真的應該多做運動。
I do stomach exercises most days. 我經常做鍛鍊腹肌的運動。

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exercise noun (PRACTICE)

C2 [ C ] an action or actions intended to improve something or make something happen

Ships from eight navies will be taking part in an exercise in the Pacific to improve their efficiency in combat. 來自8個國家的海軍軍艦將參加在太平洋舉行的軍事演習,以提高其作戰效率。
It would be a useful exercise for you to say the speech aloud several times. 大聲朗讀幾次講稿,將會有助你的發揮。
an exercise in public relations 公共關係課的情景模擬練習

A2 [ C ] a short piece of written work that you do to practise something you are learning

The book has exercises at the end of every chapter. 這本書每一章的後面都有練習題。

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exercise noun (USE)

[ U ] formal the use of something

The exercise of restraint may well be difficult. 克制情緒可能是件很難的事。

exercise noun (CEREMONY)

exercises [ plural ] US formal

a ceremony that includes speeches and usually traditional music or activities

graduation exercises 畢業典禮


uk /ˈek.sə.saɪz/ us /ˈek.sɚ.saɪz/

exercise verb (DO HEALTHY ACTIVITY)

B1 [ I or T ] to do physical activities to make your body strong and healthy

She exercises most evenings usually by running. 她幾乎每晚都做運動,通常是跑步。
A work-out in the gym will exercise all the major muscle groups. 健身房裡做的運動能使所有主要肌肉都得到鍛鍊。

[ T ] If you exercise an animal, you make it walk or run so that it stays strong and healthy.

Now he's retired he spends most afternoons exercising his dogs. 他已經退休了,下午的時間大都用來遛狗。

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exercise verb (USE)

C2 [ T ] formal to use something

I exercised my democratic right by not voting in the election. 在選舉中,我透過不投票的方式來行使我的民主權利。
Always exercise caution when handling radioactive substances. 處理放射性物質時要隨時小心謹慎。
We've decided to exercise the option (= use the part of a legal agreement) to buy the house we now lease. 我們已經決定行使合約所賦予的買賣選擇權,買下我們現在租住的房屋。

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(Translation of “exercise” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)