listen to the pronunciation of exert
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to put in vigorous action

I exerted myself in today's training.

to make use of, to apply, especially of something non-material

He considered exerting his influence on John to gain an advantage for himself.

to make an effort
{v} to enforce, strive, use, employ, show
of power or authority
make a great effort at a mental or physical task; "exert oneself
put to use; "exert one's power or influence"
make a great effort at a mental or physical task; "exert oneself"
to make use of to apply, especially of something non-material
{f} exercise, use; make an effort
If you exert yourself, you make a great physical or mental effort, or work hard to do something. Do not exert yourself unnecessarily. + exertion exertions ex·er·tion He clearly found the physical exertion exhilarating
To thrust forth; to emit; to push out
To put forth, as the result or exercise of effort; to bring to bear; to do or perform
put to use; "exert one's power or influence" make a great effort at a mental or physical task; "exert oneself
To put force, ability, or anything of the nature of an active faculty; to put in vigorous action; to bring into active operation; as, to exert the strength of the body, limbs, faculties, or imagination; to exert the mind or the voice
If someone or something exerts influence, authority, or pressure, they use it in a strong or determined way, especially in order to produce a particular effect. He exerted considerable influence on the thinking of the scientific community on these issues
exert pressure
apply force or weight; make an urgent demand or request, compel
exert authority
exercise power or influence
exert oneself
make an effort, struggle, toil, labour, try hard
exert oneself to the utmost
try as hard as one can
An expenditure of physical or mental effort
{n} an effort, struggle, use, act of exerting
present participle of exert
{i} putting to use, putting into action; effort, struggle, strain
use of physical or mental energy; hard work; "he got an A for effort"; "they managed only with great exertion"
The act of exerting, or putting into motion or action; the active exercise of any power or faculty; an effort, esp
The action of exerting; effort; action requiring physical strength
a laborious or perceptible effort; as, an exertion of strength or power; an exertion of the limbs or of the mind; it is an exertion for him to move, to-day
plural of exertion
third-person singular of exert