EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GYMNAST
The strength of his arms was enormous, for he was a deep-chested man, and had been a gymnast.
It was a feat that a gymnast would have accomplished with difficulty.
It was not difficult for a gymnast to slide down the rope head foremost.
In addition to my training as contortionist I was being trained as gymnast.
He has more the character of the gymnast than of the athlete.
In his early manhood he had been a gymnast and a prize winner.
I asked Mr. Potter how long a drop would be possible for a gymnast.
A gymnast who turns flip-flops between the Here and the Not-Here.
But Gymnast said, If the devils have passed there, I will pass well enough.
Gymnast presently asked Gargantua if they should pursue them.
1590s in the modern sense, a back-formation from gymnastic. Greek gymnastes was "a trainer of professional athletes."