trapeze artist
noun see trapezist

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trapeze artist — noun : a usually professional performer on the trapeze * * * a person who performs, esp. professionally, on a trapeze. Also called trapezist …   Useful english dictionary

  • trapeze artist — a person who performs, esp. professionally, on a trapeze. Also called trapezist. * * * …   Universalium

  • trapeze artist — noun a gymnast who performs on the trapeze Syn: trapezist …   Wiktionary

  • trapeze artist — /trəˈpiz atəst/ (say truh peez ahtuhst) noun a performer in a circus, etc., who is skilled in the use of the trapeze …   Australian English dictionary

  • Trapeze — A trapeze is a short horizontal bar hung by two cords from a support to form a trapezoid. Trapezes are used by acrobats (more specifically, aerialists ) and are commonly found in circus performances. Types of trapezes * Static trapeze refers to a …   Wikipedia

  • artist — n. 1) a dramatic; gifted, talented; struggling artist 2) a pavement (BE), sidewalk (AE) artist 3) a con; escape; make up; quick change; trapeze artist * * * [ ɑːtɪst] escape gifted make up quick change sidewalk (AE) artist struggling artist …   Combinatory dictionary

  • trapeze — UK [trəˈpiːz] / US [trəˈpɪz] noun [countable] Word forms trapeze : singular trapeze plural trapezes a short bar that hangs on two ropes from a high ceiling, used by performers in a circus a trapeze artist …   English dictionary

  • trapeze — tra|peze [ trə piz ] noun count a short bar that hangs on two ropes from a high ceiling, used by performers in a CIRCUS: a trapeze artist …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Trapeze (band) — Infobox musical artist Background = group or band Name = Trapeze Years active = 1969 ndash;1982/1991 ndash;1994 orogin = England Genre = Hard rock Label = Threshold / Warner Brothers Current members = Trapeze were an English rock band formed in… …   Wikipedia

  • Trapeze (1970 album) — Infobox Album | Name = Trapeze (Threshold 1970) Type = studio Artist = Trapeze | > Released = 1970 Recorded = Genre = Hard rock Length = Label = Threshold (1970) Polygram (1994) Universal (2006) Producer = John Lodge Reviews = *… …   Wikipedia

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