bench press

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a weightlift in which you lie on your back on a bench and press weights upward

a small punch press mounted on a workbench

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The players took part in a gruelling session of bench-pressing and managed a total of 37,000 kg - the equivalent of 20 ambulances.
Audley Harrison was hurt while bench-pressing in Birmingham Audley Harrison was hurt while bench-pressing in Birmingham
In one recent case, a deputy crushed his shoulder while bench-pressing too much weight at a private club, Saldino said.
All that pumping and buffing and bench-pressing is not just so you can strut around the darkness of a disco bumping into other pillars that turn out to be people.
But I want everyone to know that I run 43 miles every day and I bench-press 800 pounds, though I have no idea what bench-pressing is.