limber up


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limber up

vb (adverb)
1. (intr) (esp in sports) to exercise in order to be limber and agile
2. (tr) to make flexible
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.limber up - attach the limber; "limber a cannon"
attach - cause to be attached
2.limber up - make one's body limber or suppler by stretching, as if to prepare for strenuous physical activitylimber up - make one's body limber or suppler by stretching, as if to prepare for strenuous physical activity
exercise, work out - do physical exercise; "She works out in the gym every day"
Translations

w>limber up

viLockerungsübungen machen; (fig)sich vorbereiten; limber up with a few easy exercisesmachen Sie sich mit ein paar einfachen Übungen warm

limber up

[ˌlɪmbərˈʌp] vi + advscaldarsi (i muscoli)
References in classic literature ?
She made this sacrifice as a matter of religious etiquette; as a thing necessary just now, but by no means to be wrested into a precedent; no, a week or two would limber up her piety, then she would be rational again, and the next two dollars that got left out in the cold would find a comforter--and she could name the comforter.
Runners limber up for the 2004 Sport Relief Mile in Cardiff
One action we all can take is to "limber up." Twisting a knee, pulling leg or arm muscles or exacerbating old injuries is foreseeable.
That's why Great Britain and Ireland's starlets decided to limber up at Royal Aberdeen yesterday ahead of September's Walker Cup showdown with USA.