Exertive


Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to Exertive: Machinations, diligently, foregone, alleviated

Ex`ert´ive


a.1.Having power or a tendency to exert; using exertion.
References in periodicals archive ?
The exertive outdoor rituals of Hajj are already physically challenging in such hot weather for an average healthy adult pilgrim.
summoned PHF exertive board meeting next month," he said.
'We have also summoned PHF exertive board meeting next month,' he said.
The great Irish playwright and London socialite drifted during his lifetime between exertive spiritual poles: his father's Protestantism and his homeland's Catholicism, British manners and Greek culture, the artistic virtuousness of John Ruskin and the aesthetic mischief of Walter Pater.
If that all sounds too exertive, what about sunrise meditation on a deserted beach, private yoga sessions, or a massage treatment at the in-house spa?
The African holistic dances and music of the Caribbean mentioned earlier are comparable to the Zar ritual in that they all involve exertive, synchronised movement to invigorating cadences, thereby representing an effective group bonding activity (see Bronwyn, et al, 2015).