Meaning : A task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding.
You must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook.
Synonyms : example
Meaning : (usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches.
Meaning : An action, often used negatively and without consequences.
An exercise in futility.
An exercise in cheap talk.
Meaning : Put to use.
Exert one's power or influence.
Synonyms : exert
Meaning : Do physical exercise.
She works out in the gym every day.
Synonyms : work out