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Definitions and Synonyms of exert | Another word for exert | What is exert?

Definition 1: put to use - [verb of consumption]

Samples where exert or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • exert one's power or influence

Synonyms for exert in the sense of this definition

(exert is a kind of ...) put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose

"use your head!" "we only use Spanish at home" "I can't use this tool" "Apply a magnetic field here" "This thinking was applied to many projects" "How do you utilize this tool?" "I apply this rule to get good results" "use the plastic bags to store the food" "He doesn't know how to use a computer"

Definition 2: have and exercise - [verb of possession]

Samples where exert or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wield power and authority

Synonyms for exert in the sense of this definition

(exert is a kind of ...) have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense

"She has $1,000 in the bank" "He has got two beautiful daughters" "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"

Samples where exert or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • exert oneself

(exert is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

(... is a kind of exert ) exert (oneself) excessively and go beyond one's strength

"don't overexert yourself when exercising!"

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