WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Funambulist
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Part of speech: noun
Origin: Latin, 19th century
1

A tightrope walker

2

One who demonstrates mental agility

Examples of Funambulist in a sentence

“The star of the circus was the funambulist dancing high above the crowd on a tightrope.”

“He earned his reputation as a funambulist by winning the trivia competition 10 weeks in a row.”