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warm up

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  1. warm-up, tune-up, prolusionverb

    exercising in preparation for strenuous activity

    warm-up, tune-up, prolusion, foreword, preface

  2. warm upverb

    run until the normal working temperature is reached

    "We warmed up the car for a few minutes"

    loosen up, warm, limber up

  3. warm upverb

    become more friendly or open

    "She warmed up after we had lunch together"

    loosen up, warm, limber up

  4. warm, warm upverb

    get warm or warmer

    "The soup warmed slowly on the stove"

    loosen up, warm, limber up

  5. warm upverb

    cause to do preliminary exercises so as to stretch the muscles

    "The coach warmed up the players before the game"

    loosen up, warm, limber up

  6. limber up, warm up, loosen upverb

    make one's body limber or suppler by stretching, as if to prepare for strenuous physical activity

    decompress, unlax, warm, unwind, limber up, loosen up, unstuff, unbend, limber, unstrain, make relaxed, relax, slow down

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  1. Hayley Zawadzki:

    As a warm-up, it’s a great way to loosen up the body, break a quick sweat, our trainers use it in circuit training as a cardio burst between strength training intervals.

  2. Kris Flores:

    Ive been a fisherman since I was 6 months old. When I had my son, I had him out on the water, too, when he was very young, right before he caught the fish, it was getting cool on the lake and the kids wanted to go back in and warm up.The sun had just set and the lake was like glass when one of the rods doubled over and Alex began to reel.

  3. Joseph Cirincione:

    People talk very cavalierly about these strikes. It's really appalling to me that this kind of discussion goes on, this is not a pinprick attack. This would be weeks of hundreds of U.S. sorties. This would be the beginning of a major war in the Middle East that would make the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq look like warm-up acts, and it would have regional consequences.

  4. Zhu Keming:

    I asked him,' How are you doing ? Can Zhu Keming still run ?' His speed was pretty slow, and he was rubbing his legs with his hands. He said he couldn't run anymore because of muscle cramp, so I said,' Come warm up in the cave'.

  5. Caroline Wozniacki:

    I felt my rib in my match yesterday and after trying to warm up this morning it was still painful.

Translations for warm up

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  • أدفأ, دفأArabic
  • ohřátCzech
  • aufwärmen, wärmenGerman
  • calentarSpanish
  • lämmitellä, lämmittää, lämmetäFinnish
  • réchauffer, chauffer, échaufferFrench
  • 暖める, 暖まる, ウォームアップ, 加熱, 温まるJapanese
  • reaquecer, entusiasmar, aquecer, animarPortuguese
  • ruphayQuechua
  • согреться, нагревать, греть, размяться, разогревать, подогревать, нагреваться, нагреться, разогреть, подогреть, греться, разминаться, согреватьсяRussian
  • estchåfer, si reschandi, si restchåfer, tchåfer, ritchåferWalloon

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