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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.
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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"
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

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
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

warm-up

[ˈwɔːmˌʌp] n (Sport) → riscaldamento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

warm-up

n. [physical fitness] calentamiento.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
SCOTLAND will take on France and Georgia both home and away after finalising their warm-up schedule for next year's World Cup in Japan.
Quality of opposition: The players in the warm-up games must be as close to the quality of the Test side as possible - the next 11 best players available.
A pair of athletic socks extends the line of his warm-up pants all the way to the tips of his toes.
There are times when you might abandon a typical warm-up and use repertoire instead; if you are short of time before a worship event, for example, you might find a hymn or praise song useful for this purpose, but be mindful that the singers may not have sung yet before rehearsal and thus begin gently, in midrange and at a moderate dynamic, just as you would "go easy" at the beginning of a long walk or run.
"I think if you look down our order there are good players of spin," said the 27-yearold ahead of today's warm-up against New Zealand.
When did this unwritten rule of eight warm-up pitches begin?
The final section in the book features 16 vocal warm-ups. Most of the warm-up exercises are good and are similar to exercises that have been featured in other books.
MARYLAND (CyHAN)- Yes, even astronauts warm-up and stretch as part of a healthy physical fitness program and an effective space training program.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men will not play any warm-up matches ahead of the Twenty20 World Championships in the West Indies.
175 Theatre Games: Warm-Up Exercises for Actors offers nearly 200 games divided into 12 categories for performers of all ages, covering everything from improvisation and clowning to pantomime, name games, stage movement and more.
And he reveals the critical reason for his warm-up routines that have United fans taking their seats early to watch in awe.