Definition of physical jerks in English:

physical jerks

plural noun

British
informal
  • Energetic exercises done as part of a fitness routine.

    • ‘The Scottish National Party wants to see adults and children swapping the crisp and couch for fruit, fibre, and physical jerks.’
    • ‘What public schools used to call ‘physical jerks’ is now fast becoming a kind of funky jazzercise thing.’
    • ‘Doing their physical jerks, a quiet pride permeates the Swedes.’
    physical activity, movement, exertion, effort, work
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