Ringmaster \Ring"mas`ter\, n. One in charge of the performances (as of horses) within the ring in a circus. [1913 Webster]

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  • ringmaster — 1842, from RING (Cf. ring) (n.) in the circus sense + MASTER (Cf. master) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • ringmaster — ► NOUN ▪ the person directing a circus performance …   English terms dictionary

  • ringmaster — [riŋ′mas΄tər, riŋ′mäs΄tər] n. a person who directs performances, as in a circus ring …   English World dictionary

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  • ringmaster — UK [ˈrɪŋˌmɑːstə(r)] / US [ˈrɪŋˌmæstər] noun [countable] Word forms ringmaster : singular ringmaster plural ringmasters someone who introduces the performers at a circus …   English dictionary

  • ringmaster — noun Date: 1859 one in charge of performances in a ring (as of a circus); broadly a supervisor or moderator especially of a performance or presentation < the ringmaster of a talk show > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ringmaster — [[t]rɪ̱ŋmɑːstə(r), mæst [/t]] ringmasters N COUNT A circus ringmaster is the person who introduces the performers and the animals …   English dictionary

  • ringmaster — /ring mas teuhr, mah steuhr/, n. a person in charge of the performances in a circus ring. [1870 75; RING1 + MASTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • ringmaster — noun The person who manages the performers in a circus ring …   Wiktionary

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