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[たい()·そう()]
taisou
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 体操

noun, suru verb
  1. gymnastics; physical exercises
noun
  1. artistic gymnastics; gymnastics competition
  2. physical education (class); PE

Definition and Synonyms for 体操

Gymnastic Exercise a sport that involves exercises intended to display strength and balance and agility
Synonyms: ジムナスチックス, 体操
Calisthenics light exercises designed to promote general fitness
Synonyms: 体操, 柔軟体操

Meanings for each kanji in 体操

body; substance; object; reality; counter for images Kanji Details »
maneuver; manipulate; operate; steer; chastity; virginity; fidelity Kanji Details »

Categories 体操 is a member of

Athletics an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
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Exercise the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit
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Sample Sentences for 体操

He is good at gymnastics.
Our P.E. kit was just shorts but now it's spats from today.
I like to do a few exercises to loosen up before I run.
I always take some exercise before breakfast.
I like to see a gymnast do the giant swing on the high bar.

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