trapeze

[ tra-peez or, esp. British, truh- ]
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRAPEZE

The soldier tried to get up to me by means of the trapeze and the gymnasium rope.

Then you don't think any the worse of me because I am a trapeze performer.

"I was glad of the chance to see what I could do on the trapeze," he said.

But he was bound to relieve his feelings somehow, and the trapeze was just what he wanted.

She was fond of daring feats on the trapeze, and had to be checked in her indulgence in them.

He fell off a trapeze and broke his neck, and I was glad of it.

Meanwhile Jacqueline was swinging, head downward, from her trapeze.

I'll go on with as much of my trapeze work here as I can, and also do the tank act.

But why can't I do part of the trapeze act, and the rest of my stunts in the tank?

I put him on the trapeze and ask him questions, which he answers by moving his head.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR TRAPEZE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.