exerted Definition

  • 1apply or bring to bear (a force, influence, or quality).
  • 2make a physical or mental effort.

Using exerted: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "exerted" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    He exerted all his strength to lift the heavy box.

  • Example

    The company exerted its influence to get the law passed.

  • Example

    She exerted herself to finish the marathon.

exerted Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for exerted


Summary: exerted in Brief

The verb 'exerted' [ɪɡˈzɜːtɪd] means to apply or bring to bear a force, influence, or quality, or to make a physical or mental effort. It is often used in phrases like 'exerted its influence' and 'exerted herself.' Synonyms include 'apply,' 'exercise,' and 'employ.'