
Noun: workout 'wurk,awt The activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit
"the doctor recommended regular workout";  exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion Verb: work out wurk awt Come up with
"His colleagues worked out his interesting idea";  work up  Happen in a certain way, leading to, producing, or resulting in a certain outcome, often well
"Things worked out in an interesting way"; "Not everything worked out in the end and we were disappointed"  Work out in detail
"work out a plan";  elaborate  Do physical exercise
"She works out in the gym every day";  exercise  Be calculated
"The fees work out to less than $1,000"  (mathematics) make a mathematical calculation or computation
"you can work out the area of a square if you know the length of its sides";  calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, reckon, figure [N. Amer]  Find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of
"Work out your problems with the boss";  solve, figure out, puzzle out, lick [N. Amer, informal], work, suss [Brit, informal], suss out [Brit, informal], unriddle  Give a workout to
"Some parents work out their infants";  exercise, work
Derived forms: workouts, works out, working out, worked out See also: calculate Type of: add up, amount, come, come out, develop, effort, elbow grease, exertion, make grow, number, put to work, reason, sweat [informal], total, travail [literary], turn out, understand, work Encyclopedia: Workout Work out 