acrobat

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Etymology[edit]

From French acrobate, from Ancient Greek ἀκροβάτης (akrobátēs, walking on tiptoe, climbing aloft), from ἀκροβατέω (akrobatéō, I walk on tiptoe), from ἄκρον (ákron, highest or farthest point, mountain top, peak) + βαίνω (baínō, I walk, step).

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæk.ɹə.bæt/
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Noun[edit]

acrobat (plural acrobats)

  1. An athlete who performs acts requiring skill, agility and coordination.

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French acrobate.

Noun[edit]

acrobat m (plural acrobați, feminine equivalent acrobată)

  1. acrobat

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