Translation of "exercise" - English-Russian dictionary

exercise

noun uk us /ˈeksəsaɪz/
PHYSICAL ACTIVITY [ C, U ]

A2 physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

упражнение, зарядка
Swimming is my favourite form of exercise.
Let's do some stretching exercises to start with.
TEST [ C ]

a piece of written work that helps you learn something

упражнение
For your homework, please do exercise 3 on page 24.
ACTIVITY WITH PURPOSE [ C ]

A2 an activity which is intended to achieve a particular thing

задание
The whole point of the exercise was to get people to share their ideas.
a team-building exercise.
MILITARY [ C ]

a set of actions that a group of soldiers do to practise their skills

учение
The cadets are out on military exercises.
USE [ U ] formal

the use of something such as a power or right

осуществление, применение

(Translation of “exercise noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)