What does warm up to someone mean?

What does warm up to someone mean?

to begin to like or enjoy someone or something: She was not a person who was easy to warm up to.

Are you warmed up?

According to the Medscape story, there’s a simple way to tell: You’re warmed up enough when you feel “light sweating and ventilation is increased, you are warm all over your body, and you don’t feel tense in your muscles.”[1] Simple enough, right? 6 Great Warm-Ups You Didn’t Know Were Warm-Ups.

What is the meaning of warmed?

to (cause to) become warm (= less cold): You’re so cold – come and warm your hands by the fire. She squatted on the ground and warmed her hands by the fire. You can soften the butter by warming it gently.

Is it warm up or warm up?

Warm-up is the noun that means the stretching you do before exercising or a game: Jenny did warm-ups before the soccer match. Warm up, without the hyphen but with the space, is a verb that shows one increasingly likes an idea or thing: Jenny began to warm up to the idea of going out for field hockey.

What is the first stage of a warm-up?

Stage one: Raising the heart rate This is aerobic activity such as jogging. This usually lasts around five minutes and is important because: It raises the body temperature and heart rate, which helps to warm the muscles. Muscles react and contract faster when they are warm.

Can you lift weights without warming up?

Your warm-up will burn up some energy, that’s all there is to it. When asked why they don’t warm-up, most people will respond that they don’t want to waste their energy: They’re “saving it” for their full strength lift. If you’re not warming up, you’re not performing your full strength lift.

Should you warm up with lighter weights?

You need to warm up each muscle group only once. Why: Lighter-weight sets let your muscles know what you’re about to ask them to do. That way you’re prepared for peak performance before you start.

Why should you stretch after warming up?

Warming up also prepares your muscles to stretch during other exercises. For example, when doing any type of resistance training, tension is placed on the muscles. If the muscles are warmed up and able to stretch further, this will increase your range of motion and lower the risk for injury.


Andrey is a coach, sports writer and editor. He is mainly involved in weightlifting. He also edits and writes articles for the IronSet blog where he shares his experiences. Andrey knows everything from warm-up to hard workout.