Verboticism: Gymjure

'Help! Get this thing off of me! '

DEFINITION: v. To return to the gym in order to get back in shape, only to over-do-it and injure yourself. n. An injury which is the result of an overly ambitious exercise program.

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Created by: ErWenn

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɪmˌdʒuɹ/ /JIMM-Joor/

Sentence: They told me to stay away from the free weights to avoid gymjury, but nobody warned me not to lean into the turns on the stationary bike.

Etymology: from gym + (in)jure

Points: 1496

Comments: Gymjure

petaj - 2008-05-06: 03:38:00
you must be feeling a bit ginger after that.

Jabberwocky - 2008-05-06: 12:27:00
gym gyminie, gym gyminie, gym gymjury (where's purple when you have an annoying song reference)