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dumbbell

n. a stupid oaf. (Also a rude term of address.) I’m afraid I come on like a dumbbell sometimes.
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Keeping your torso stationary and your elbows close to your body, lift the dumbbells toward your chest.
The suspect threatened to alleged throw a 25kg dumbbell down on top of gardai.
Row dumbbells up by sides, bending elbows behind your body.
It should feel as though your abs are catching the dumbbell at the top of the movement.
That angered Thornton, who returned to Mr Edwards's home with the dumbbell.
Grab the dumbbell and bend your elbows, hands going towards your shoulder.
Those include dumbbell curls, shoulder presses (raising the dumbbells above your shoulder), overhead tricep extensions (holding a dumbbell with both hands and your arms extended over your head, lowering the weight behind your head and then returning the dumbbell to the starting position) and front raises for the shoulders (holding the dumbbells at your side, bringing them up to shoulder height and repeating).
London, March 21 ( ANI ): Jodie Marsh has finally revealed the stories behind some of her favorite tattoos that range from a bulb of garlic to a bottle of vodka and even a dumbbell.
Dumbbell eyes are probably the most common way to tie weight onto flies.
This insight about dumbbell mathematics comes from the 1988 mathematical exploration by David Wells called Hidden Connections, Double Meanings.
One day thanks to dumb luck, he became a leader and began to cluck," singer and musician Noam Jacobson wails in the video dumbbell.
The Shake Weight[R] is a dumbbell shaped fitness device, sold by Fitness IQ (Vista, California).
A JEALOUS man who lured his victim to a house and then fractured his skull with a dumbbell, was locked up for seven years yesterday.
Squats with dumbbell push As you squat, lift the dumbbells up to shoulder height.
She replied: " John wants to give me dumbbells but I have my own dumbbell, thank you very much.