English Dictionary

Pioneers in dictionary publishing since 1819

physical fitness (ˈfɪzɪkəl ˈfɪtnəs) 

Definitions

noun

  1. the degree to which one is healthy and strong

Example Sentences Including 'physical fitness'

"Are you paying attention to physical fitness or has your preoccupation with equipment made you ignore that aspect?
Edmonton Sun (2003)
An individual making positive changes in eating habits may decide to also improve physical fitness.
Holford, Patrick The Family Nutrition Workbook
Coach Clive Woodward said the point of the exercise was not physical fitness but teamwork.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
Even minimum physical fitness norms (a 5'6 "height and 32" chest) are sometimes relaxed.
India Today (1996)
He has great record in training teams and his knowledge of training and physical fitness is second to none.
Sun, News of the World (2004)
He stressed defensive play and systems, and also physical fitness.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Was Chantal Dupuy, like Neville, hoping to shame him with a display of unnatural physical fitness ?
Hilton, John Buxton Moondrop to Murder
`I like to think so, sir: physical fitness is indeed a bit of a hobbyhorse of mine.
Jane Asher LOSING IT (2002)

Comments

Log in to comment on this word.