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dumbbell


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dumb-bell  \Dumb"-bell`\,  n. 
  A  weight,  consisting  of  two  spheres  or  spheroids,  connected 
  by  a  short  bar  for  a  handle;  used  (often  in  pairs)  for 
  gymnastic  exercise. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dumbbell 
  n  1:  an  exercising  weight;  two  spheres  connected  by  a  short  bar 
  that  serves  as  a  handle 
  2:  an  ignorant  or  foolish  person  [syn:  {dummy},  {dope},  {boob}, 
  {booby},  {pinhead}] 




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