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Definition of the noun acrobatics

What does acrobatics mean as a name of something?


  1. the gymnastic moves of an acrobat
  2. the performance of stunts while in flight in an aircraft

Alternative definition of the noun acrobatics


  1. The art of performing acrobatic gymnastic feats.
  2. A spectacular display of agility.


Acrobatics is a musical group.

  • album: "Acrobatics"


"Acrobatics" is a musical album of Acrobatics.

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Google previewAcrobatics for Children & Teenagers (2013)

by Michael Blume

Acrobatics is an adventure. Building acrobatic formations requires confidence — a...

Acrobatics is the art of movement. Imaginative human structures can be created with...

Acrobatics is a sport. One learns to be in control of one's body and to ...

Google previewThe Insider's Guide to Beijing 2005-2006 (2008)

by Kaiser Kuo

|, flaokticslkuttu Tianqifto Acrobatics is a theatre with a long history ami tradition. Tianqiao produces incredible acrobatic shows with breathtaking performances.

Google previewTriple C Model of Project Management (2008)

Communication, Cooperation, and Coordination by Adedeji B. Badiru

Bureaucratic acrobatics refers to unnecessary bureaucracy that encumbers the work process through pretentious activities that...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary for Children (2007)

by Christopher G. Morris

Acrobatics is the performance of an acrobat. ac-ro-bat-ic [ak-ruh-b_at-ik] adjective . having to do with acrobats: The circus team put on an acrobatic display. — acrobatically, adverb. ac-ro-nym [a_k-ruh-nim] noun, acronyms. Language. 21 word ...

Google previewA Brief History of Hitmen and Assassinations (2011)

by Richard Belfield

Just seconds away from the aerial acrobatics is a crowded stand, where the elite of Egyptian society ...

Google previewLiving Theatre , A History (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acrobatics: Acrobatics is the performance of extraordinary feats of ...

Google previewEverybody's Magazine (1908)

by Frank Norris, O. Henry

The charge that we are overfond of mere tone and that we have a lamentable yearning for vocal acrobatics is a specious one, and it has certain fundamental defects. In the first place, it is not the whole truth, and in the second place it is a ...

Google previewChina, the Culture (2008)

by Bobbie Kalman

Acrobatics is a popular form of entertainment in China. V.

Google previewTheatre Brief (2016)

Arts, Performing arts by CTI Reviews

Acrobatics: Acrobatics is the performance of extraordinary feats ofbalance, agility, and motor ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Sport (1999)

From Ancient Times to the Present by David Levinson, Karen Christensen

Acrobatics is the practice of performing physically unusual feats with one's body. Principally the art of jumping, tumbling, and balancing, it often involves apparatus such as poles,one-wheel cycles, and flying trapezes. The somersault is the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)

Volume I: A-F plus Map and Gazetteer by Volodymyr Kubijovyc

Princely era practiced acrobatics. Acrobatics was applied in military training, particularly by the Cossacks. In the Ukrainian SSR there are special organizations devoted to acrobatics.

Google previewEncyclopedia of China (2013)

History and Culture by Dorothy Perkins

Acrobatics and variety shows remained within the imperial court until the Song dynasty (960–1279), when the common people wereallowed to enjoy these performing artsthat were quickly becoming extremely popular all over China. Since the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Theatre Anthropology (2011)

The Secret Art of the Performer by Eugenio Barba, Nicola Savarese

Acrobatics. When one attends a kabuki or Peking Opera performance, one is struck by the performers' physical virtuosity. Actual acrobatics lift the bodies and make them fly above the ground with an extreme lightness. The music, the costumes ...

Google previewThe Methuen Drama Dictionary of the Theatre (2013)

by Jonathan Law

Acrobatics has had an important role in many comic traditions and remains a mainstay of the CIRCUS. It is of ancient origin: acrobats performed leaps, somersaults, and vaults at Egyptian feasts, and Greece had itinerant acrobats in the 7th ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Olympic Movement (2011)

by Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans

ACROBATICS. Acrobatics has never been contested at the Olympic Games, even as a demonstration sport. The sport has been contested internationally since 1973 and was formerly governed by the International Federation of Sports ...

Google previewSports web encyclopaedia (2005)

Acrobatics , Rhythmic Gymnastics, Dance, Circus, Ballet, Yoga, Fitness, Aerobics, Trapeze. Acrobatics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Dance, Circus, Ballet, Yoga, Fitness, Aerobics, Trapeze and all similar... 51 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Traditional British Rural Sports (2005)

by Tony Collins, John Martin, Wray Vamplew

Acrobatics In all cultures, people try to keep in good physical shape by performing coded sets of physical exercises. Because of the limitations of the human neuromuscular system, which has hardly changed since the emergence of Homo ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Pyongyang (2013)

by Justin Corfield

There are also facilities for animal acrobatics and swimming, as well as general acrobatics. In 1981, the acrobats from the circus, in a piece called 'Swinging by two' earned the Monaco Prize at the 8th Monte Carlo International Circus Festival .

Google previewDiamond Pocket English Dictionary

by Dr. Baljit Singh

act of acrobatics acquiring; the thing acquired; attainment. acquisition n. act of acquiring; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of International Games (2003)

by Daniel Bell

Jujitsu, Karate, Korfball, Lifesaving, Parachuting, Petanque, Powerlifting, Roller-skating Artistic, Roller- skating Hockey, Rollerskating Speed, Sport Acrobatics, Squash, Trampoline, Triathlon, ...

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i do not have to waste words
for the stairs and
so i descended to the level of silence
my mind does the
but there is no way to amaze her
she is the one in love
i wasn't. (Ric S. Bastasa)
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1B3A1T1I1C3S1

The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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