Noun(1) use of physical or mental energy; hard work
(1) the exertion of authority(2) I could actually feel my entire body just sink along with my mattress, from his exertion of force.(3) I rolled my eyes, giving into his exertion of force, and following him down the street back home.(4) I become adept in my own sphere of influence and exertion , at peace and without fear.(5) With meditation a lot of exertion is necessary, but it cannot be forced.(6) she was panting with the exertion(7) It feels spindly, as if it will break with exertion of more force.(8) Nor shall there be any exertions or endeavours, obligations, nor any commissions received.(9) It's just unfortunate that their opponents will be underdone, most of them suffering from their exertions in Gosford five days previously.(10) By close of play at 3.30 p.m. daily they trooped home tired after their exertions but very contented and happy indeed.(11) Yet having sat almost idle for the best part of two summers, no wonder his daydreams so readily drift to warmer days under the sunshine and exertions out on the field.(12) Someone had to be made happy by the exertions of this sad clown.(13) The physical and mental exertions on Sunday may take its toll.(14) However, in the past few years Alan's health suffered from the exertions of running the service and he has not been able to meet visitors and club members to say goodbye.(15) His World Cup exertions have perhaps left him more mentally jaded than straining physically.(16) At one point it was feared Jessica might have to pull out after she fell ill with chickenpox, but she is making a good recovery and hopes to be in top shape for Sunday's exertions .
1. effort ::
2. use ::
3. sweat ::
Different Formsexertion, exertions
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