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warm-up

or warm·up (wôrm′ŭp′)
n.
1.
a. The act or procedure of warming up, especially in preparation for an athletic event.
b. A period spent in warming up.
c. warm-ups The exercises or activities used for warming up.
2. warmups Clothing, such as a sweatsuit, designed to be worn before or after participation in an athletic event.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.warm-up - exercising in preparation for strenuous activitywarm-up - exercising in preparation for strenuous activity
preparation, readying - the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose; "preparations for the ceremony had begun"
Translations

warm-up

[ˈwɔːmʌp]
A. N
1. (Sport) → precalentamiento m, ejercicios mpl de calentamiento
2. (= preparatory activity) → actividad f preliminar, preparativos mpl
B. CPD warm-up suit N (US) → chandal m

warm-up

n (Sport) → Aufwärmen nt; (Mus) → Einspielen nt; the teams had a warm-up before the gamedie Mannschaften wärmten sich vor dem Spiel auf; the audience was entertained with a warm-up before the TV transmission begandas Publikum wurde vor der Fernsehübertragung in Stimmung gebracht

warm-up

[ˈwɔːmˌʌp] n (Sport) → riscaldamento

warm-up

n. [physical fitness] calentamiento.
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In his Instagram account last weekend, People's 'sexiest man alive' posted, 'When training my favorite body part (legs), I used to do minimal warm ups and just 'jump into the fire.' After years of football and wrestling injuries-five knee surgeries, one shredded Achilles and the 'sexiest and most fun' injury of all, ripping the top of my quad and adductor tendon off my pelvis-I've learned that the best thing we can do is to always carve out the proper time to warm up those muscles, tendons and ligaments #SexiestBionicMan #AndDontEverSkipLegDay.' He sure knows his body parts.
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Confirming the fact, England bowler Stuart Broad said that they used the equipment in one of their warm ups last year to bring some diversity to their training, adding that they had also used the equipment as a way to test their awareness and trust in their teammates.