Definitions of deadlift:
- noun: (weightlifting) A weight training exercise where one lifts a loaded barbell off the ground from a stabilized bent-over position.
- noun: Any lift performed without help or leverage.
- noun: (figuratively, by extension) An effort made under discouraging conditions.
- verb: (transitive) To lift a barbell while moving the body from a bent-over position to a standing position.
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