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English noun: weightlift

1. weightlift (act) bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights


Broader (hypernym)anaerobic exercise, bodybuilding, muscle building, musclebuilding

Narrower (hyponym)bench press, clean, clean and jerk, jerk, military press, press, snatch

English verb: weightlift

1. weightlift (competition) lift weights

SamplesThis guy can press 300 pounds.

Synonymspress, weight-lift

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)exercise, work out

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