follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

callisthenics

[kal-uh s-then-iks] /ˌkæl əsˈθɛn ɪks/
noun
1.
(used with a singular or plural verb) calisthenics.
Related forms
callisthenic, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for callisthenics

callisthenics

/ˌkælɪsˈθɛnɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as pl) light exercises designed to promote general fitness, develop muscle tone, etc
2.
(functioning as sing) the practice of callisthenic exercises
Derived Forms
callisthenic, calisthenic, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from calli- + Greek sthenos strength
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for callisthenics

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for callisthenics

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends