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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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That angered Thornton, who returned to Mr Edwards's home with the dumbbell.
The return of the Nautilus brand to the home use market is also a major milestone for the company, as is the debut of the world's first smart dumbbells offering digital connectivity and the Three Dimensional Trainer (3DT) that tracks sets, reps, weight and even speed.
While most anglers prefer weighted dumbbell eyes that sink quickly, it is worth mentioning that bead-chain eyes can be used to create movement without making the fly sink as fast.
These form two dumbbells (below): the left hand dumbbell being equivalent to a 2 kg weight at X, the right being equivalent to a 2 kg weight at Y.
The % MVIC values during the four Shake Weight[R] exercises versus the dumbbell exercises are illustrated in Figures 1 through 4, respectively.
The married father-of-two, who admitted causing grievous bodily harm without intent, bludgeoned the boy with the dumbbell while shouting "die, die, die".
She replied: " John wants to give me dumbbells but I have my own dumbbell, thank you very much.
For example, the alternate standing shoulder press, during which you "punch" a dumbbell above your head with one hand, then lower it as you raise the dumbbell in the other hand, demands of the core muscles that they stabilize the body while you perform these exercises.
Go FROM SCRAWNY TO BRAWNY" This bent-over dumbbell row will give you the sculpted back and biceps of your dreams.
The preacher's bench is an angled and upright bench designed to hold the participant's body in place as they are forced to keep their arm steady whilst working against gravity and the dumbbell weight.
Not really, according to "Men's Health Ultimate Dumbbell Guide" (Rodale Books; $18.
Mr Mahad then hit Mr Musa to the side of the head with a dumbbell bar and he died of a brain haemorrhage in hospital five days later.
With one foot off the floor, bring plate or dumbbell across opposite foot towards ankle for 8 reps, and then repeat with other foot.
Holding eight-pound dumbbell weights, pull your elbows back in a rowing motion, and squeeze them together.