aerialist definition

  • noun:
    • An acrobat who carries out in the air, as on a trapeze or tightrope.
    • An acrobat performing high off the ground, defying a fall to planet, as on a trapeze or a tightrope.
    • an athlete who carries out functions high over the floor on a trapeze or high-wire, calling for skill and agility and control.
    • a burglar who gains entry to buildings from roof, often leaping from building to building in the process. A kind of second-story guy.
    • An aĆ«rial navigator; one skilled in aĆ«ronautics.
    • an acrobat just who carries out floating around (as on a rope or trapeze)

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