Translation of "gym" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /dʒɪm/ us /dʒɪm/

A2 [ U ] physical exercises and activities performed inside, often using equipment, especially when done as a subject at school

gym clothes 体操裙
gym shoes 体操鞋
Class 3 do gym on a Wednesday afternoon. 三班周三下午上体操课。
The third graders have gym on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

A2 [ C ] also gymnasium a large room with equipment for exercising the body and increasing strength

We played basketball in the gym.

More examples

  • A work-out in the gym will exercise all the major muscle groups.
  • He works in a sports centre instructing people in the use of the gym equipment.
  • I felt so unfit after Christmas that I decided to join a gym.
  • A figure like that is usually the product of many hours spent in the gym.
  • I like to sweat it out in the gym for a couple of hours every day.

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