Translation of "exercise" - English-French dictionary

exercise

nounexercise /ˈɛksərˌsaɪz/
uncountable physical activity to keep healthy
exercice masculine

Regular exercise is important.
L'exercice régulier est important.

the need to get more exercise
le besoin de faire plus d'exercice
countable a repeated physical action
exercice masculine

an exercise to strengthen your arm muscles
un exercice pour renforcer les muscles de vos bras
countable an activity to practice a skill
exercice masculine , entraînement masculine

I'm doing my typing exercises.
Je fais mes exercices de dactylographie.

a military exercise
un entraînement militaire
countable a written study activity
exercice masculine

Do Exercise 3b in your workbooks.
Faites l'exercice 3b de votre livre d'exercices.
countable an action practicing or testing a way of doing sth
entraînement masculine

an exercise in green living
un entraînement à un mode de vie écologique

exercise

verbexercise /ˈɛksərˌsaɪz/
transitive-intransitive to do physical activity to keep healthy
faire de l'exercice , (s')entraîner

I try to exercise three times a week.
J'essaie de faire de l'exercice trois fois par semaine.

to exercise your muscles
entraîner ses muscles
transitive formal to use or apply rights, power, etc.
exercer

to exercise the right to free speech
exercer le droit à la parole

(Translation of “exercise” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

exercise

noun /ˈeksəsaiz/

training or use (especially of the body) through action or effort

exercice
Swimming is one of the healthiest forms of exercise
Take more exercise.

an activity intended as training

exercice
ballet exercises
spelling exercises.

a series of tasks, movements etc for training troops etc

manoeuvre
His battalion is on an exercise in the mountains.

exercise

verb

to use; to make use of

exercer
She was given the opportunity to exercise her skill as a pianist.

(Translation of “exercise” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)