Athletic or disciplinary exercises; the art of performing gymnastic exercises; also, disciplinary exercises for the intellect or character.
- Physical exercises designed to develop and display strength, balance, and agility, especially those performed on or with specialized apparatus.
- The art or practice of such exercises.
- Complex intellectual or artistic exercises: mental gymnastics.
- Informal Feats of physical agility: had to go through gymnastics to cross the slippery walk.