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Another word for exert

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Verb
  1. To bring to bear steadily or forcefully

      1. To handle (a weapon or tool, for example) with skill and ease.
      2. To exercise (authority or influence, for example) effectively.
      1. To propel through the air with a motion of the hand or arm.
      2. To propel or discharge into the air by any means:
      3. To cause to move with great force or speed; propel or displace:
      1. (baseball) The statistic of the number of outs a defensive player directly caused.
      2. Taking offense; indignant.
      3. To place outside or eject.
      1. To join together, as by molding or twisting.
      2. To double over (cloth, for example).
      3. A layer, as of doubled-over cloth or of paperboard.
      1. Activity that requires physical or mental exertion, especially when performed to develop or maintain fitness:
      2. A specific activity performed to develop or maintain fitness or a skill:
      3. The active use or application of something:
    See also:

    cause

Another word for exert

Verb
  1. See also:

    use