acrobatic feat

a stunt performed by an acrobat
Syn: ↑acrobatic stunt
Hypernyms: ↑stunt
Part Holonyms: ↑acrobatics, ↑tumbling

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  • headstand — noun an acrobatic feat in which a person balances on the head (usually with the help of the hands) (Freq. 2) • Hypernyms: ↑acrobatic stunt, ↑acrobatic feat …   Useful english dictionary

  • back circle — noun a feat in which an acrobat arches the back from a prone position and bends the knees until the toes touch the head (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑acrobatic stunt, ↑acrobatic feat …   Useful english dictionary

  • tumbling — noun the gymnastic moves of an acrobat (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑acrobatics • Derivationally related forms: ↑tumble, ↑acrobatic (for: ↑acrobatics) • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

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