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Definition of the noun acrobat

What does acrobat mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: acrobats

  1. an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility and coordination
    • examples: To be an acrobat is the ambition of almost every boy. | Of course, an acrobat must have a perfect sense of balance. | He is an acrobat.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: athlete / jock = a person trained to compete in sports
    • more specific terms:

Specialised definition of the noun acrobat

Glossary of sports

someone who performs gymnastic feats as entertainment (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)


"Acrobat" is a 2013 short adventure biography drama film written and directed by Eduardo Menz.


  1. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 2005 film Perhaps Love.
  2. Acrobat is a fictional character from the film You, Me & The Circus.
  3. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 1979 film Riddles of the Sphinx.
  4. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 1987 film O paradissos anigi me antiklidi.
  5. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 2013 film When Kings Battle.
  6. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 2007 film Across the Universe.
  7. Acrobat is a fictional character from the 2011 film Zookeeper.

There are other characters with in their name, like Acrobat Jof, Circus Acrobat.

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Google previewUsing Computers in the Law Office - Basic (2012)

by Matthew Cornick

Adobe Acrobat Adobe Acrobat is a PDF conversion utility. Acrobat can convert many types of files to PDF. Adobe...

Google previewAdobe LiveCycle Designer, Second Edition (2013)

Creating Dynamic PDF and HTML5 Forms for Desktop and Mobile Applications by J. P. Terry

Like PDF, Adobe Acrobat is a family with many members. It's important to understand the features of...

Google previewAdobe LiveCycle Designer (2013)

Creating Dynamic PDF and HTML5 Forms for Desktop and Mobile Applications by J. P. Terry, SmartDoc Technologies

Like PDF, Adobe Acrobat is a family with many members. It's important to understand the features of...

Google previewNew Caribbean Junior English (2004)

An Integrated Approach by Haydn Richards, Hayden Richards Jo Hughes Mordecai, Pamela Mordecai

The acrobat is a brilliant (perform). 3. John Logie Baird was the (invent) of television. 4. Cudjoe was a Maroon leader and a brave (war). 5. The (manage) of the bank was most helpful. 6. The (decorate) used warm colours for the hotel lobby. 7.

Google previewLexical Ambiguity Resolution (2013)

Perspective from Psycholinguistics, Neuropsychology and Artificial Intelligence by Katie L Small, Garrison W Cottrell, Michael K Tanenhaus

Thus “The acrobat is a hippopotamus.” conveys a clumsy acrobat, while “The hippopotamus is an acrobat.” conveys an agile hippopotamus." However, the degree of change of meaning for predicate nouns is not as great as we see for verbs, ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Business Communication Essentials by Courtland L. Bovee, ISBN 9780136084419 (2014)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Adobe Acrobat: Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). All membersof the family, except Adobe Reader ( formerly ...

Google previewLes Misérables (2007)

by Victor Hugo

a kitchen is a laboratory, a dancer is a professor, an acrobat is a gymnast, a boxer is a pugilist, an apothecary is a chemist, a wigmaker is an artist, a hodman is an architect, a jockey is a sportsman, ...

Google previewProgramming Theater History (2013)

The Actor's Workshop of San Francisco by Herbert Blau

" which suggests thatRobert Hivnor's The Ticklish Acrobat is a play which is willing to take risks, recognizing that in acts of the imagination all things are possible. “Of course ...

Google previewWiley Pathways E-Business (2008)

by Greg Holden, Shannon Belew, Joel Elad, Jason R. Rich

The more robust Adobe Acrobat is a for-pay package that allows users to do many more things with PDFs, including appending comments and even editing text. Microsoft Office 2007 includes the capability to save files in Portable document ...

Google previewVictor Hugo's Les Misérables

A Midwest Journal Writers' Club Selection by Victor Hugo, Midwest Journal Writers' Club

a kitchen isalaboratory, a dancer is a professor, an acrobat is a gymnast, aboxerisa pugilist, an apothecary is a chemist, a wigmaker isan artist, a hodman is an architect, a jockey is asportsman, ...

Google previewThe Web Designer's 101 Most Important Decisions (2012)

Professional Secrets for a Winning Website by Scott Parker

While Adobe Acrobat is the leading software ...

Google previewFilm, Broadcast & E-media Coaching (2003)

by Rocco Dal Vera

The acrobat is a physical poet communicating in space and producing ...

Google previewThe Unabridged Devil's Dictionary (2001)

by Ambrose Bierce

Thus the healthy acrobat is the opposite of “crow-bait,” a corpse. Acrostic ] A poem in which certain letters (usually the first in each line) form a name or message when read in sequence. AB declared, “No acrosfic is worth writing . . .” ( “Prattle,” E ...

Google previewMy First Dictionary (2012)

acrobat An acrobat is a performer ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Management Science for Management Decisions by Ulysses Knotts, ISBN 9780205060405 (2014)

Business, Business by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Adobe Acrobat: Adobe Acrobat is a set of application software developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate,print andmanage files inPortable Document Format (PDF files). All parts oftheset,except Adobe Reader (formerly Acrobat ...

Google previewDigital Book Production and Supply Chain Management (2001)

by Bill Cope, Dean Mason

Adobe Acrobat is the major tool used to view, edit, search, print and re-purpose the PDF, however it offers only a basic editing capability for the PDF. There are some Acrobat plug-ins that offer much more powerful editability to the PDF.

Google previewHow I Run My One-Person Factoring Business (2012)

by Jeff Callender

PDF Files Adobe Acrobat is a program which creates and reads files in a format called PDF (Portable Document Format), which is universally recognized. It is one format just about everyone can use no matter what kind of computer you have.

Google previewPeer-to-Peer, Grid, and Service-Orientation in Digital Library Architectures (2005)

6th Thematic Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS, Cagliari, Italy, June 24-25, 2004, Revised Selected Papers by Can Türker, Hans-Jörg Schek

Adobe Acrobat is a base application for PDF documents, and RIDPad (Figure 1 ( a)) is a superimposed application. Superimposed Layer Base Layer Information Source1 Information Source2 Information Sourcen...

Google previewSoccer in Sun and Shadow (2003)

by Eduardo H. Galeano, Mark Fried

and by now the acrobat is a cripple, the artist a beast of burden: "Not with your clodhoppers!" The fountain of public adulation becomes the lightning rod of public rancor: "You mummy!" Sometimes the idol doesn't fall all at once.

Google previewThe Visual Dictionary of Pre-press and Production (2010)

by Gavin Ambrose, Paul Harris

Acrobat Professional can transform PostScript, Word, ...

Google previewA Franz Kafka Encyclopedia (2005)

by Richard T. Gray

the impresario who manages the Trapezkiinstler, the trapeze acrobat who is the story's protagonist. As in many of Kafka's other artist stories in which such a figure appears, for example "Auf der ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Information Technology (2007)

by Atlantic

Acrobat A document exchange software from Adobe Systems, Inc., Acrobat provides a platform- independent means of creating, viewing, and printing documents. Acrobat can convert a DOS, Windows, UNIX or Macintosh document into a ...

Google previewDictionary of it Terms (2009)

by S.k.bansal

ACROBAT : Acrobat is a program from Adobe that lets you capture a document and then view it in its original format and appearance. Acrobatis ideal formaking documents or brochures that were designed for the print medium viewable ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Word Origins (2010)

by Julia Cresswell

acquit see QUIT acre see ACoRN acrid see ACID acrobat [E19th] The earliest acrobats were ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Distributed Learning (2003)

by Anna DiStefano, Kjell Erik Rudestam, Robert Silverman

Acrobat files ensure exact layout when publications are either viewed on the computer screen or sent to ...

Google previewWebster's New World Hacker Dictionary (2006)

by Bernadette Schell, Clemens Martin

PDF files are made with software such as Adobe Acrobat. Many other programs have included the pdf-file format as a possible output format.To view and use the files, an individual needs a document viewer.Among the freely available viewers ...

Google previewThe Adobe Photoshop CS4 Dictionary (2009)

The A to Z Desktop Reference of Photoshop by Philip Andrews

Acrobat (.PDF) Raw (various) Photoshop large document (.PSB) High Dynamic Range PSD/PSB (Photoshop Document) – PSD is the default format used by both Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.

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The politician is an acrobat. He keeps his balance by saying the opposite of what he does. (Maurice Barres)
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1B3A1T1

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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