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dumbbell

slang Someone who is stupid and/or clumsy. Can you believe that dumbbell is still pushing the door marked "pull"? Of course he broke the vase—that guy is such a dumbbell.

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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Hold a dumbbell in a neutral grip (the direction Jason is demonstrating) at shoulder height and press up, before lowering back to the starting position.
Your front foot is elevated on a step and, with a dumbbell in each hand, lunge forwards putting the weight on to your front foot, then pushing weight back on to your back foot.
Its apparent shape can range from a dumbbell, to a rounded rectangle, to a slightly squashed oval depending on your observing conditions, scope, and experience.
A girl, 7, is suspected of dropping a dumbbell from her high-rise apartment that seriously injured a woman, 50, in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province.
Stand with knees slightly bent, holding a dumbbell in each hand.
He is also charged with producing a dumbbell, mirror and gas cylinder during a incident at a house on St Mary's Road on Cork's North side.
* With a dumbbell in your right hand, shift your weight to your right leg.
Rotating Twist - Holding a dumbbell in your hands, sit back into a crunch position, rotate all the way round, trying to put the dumbbell behind you.
Take a dumbbell in each hand and get in a straight arm plank position with your hands on the weights and your feet hip-width apart.
After offering payment, he threatened a staff member with a dumbbell and demanded cash before leaving.
Our picture below shows a line segment and a dumbbell with two 1 kg weights connected by a very light ('weightless') rod.
The lyrics predict that Erdogan's "balloon will pop" and he will "fall off his high horse" -- but still will remain a dumbbell.
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.