ac·​ro·​bat·​ics | \ˌa-krə-ˈba-tiks \

Definition of acrobatics 

1 : the art, performance, or activity of an acrobat

2 : a spectacular, showy, or startling performance or demonstration involving great agility or complexity

First Known Use of acrobatics

1882, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for acrobatics

acrobat + -ics

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The first known use of acrobatics was in 1882

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acrobatics

noun

English Language Learners Definition of acrobatics

: difficult and dangerous acts done by an acrobat; also : difficult or dangerous acts, movements, etc., done by another kind of performer

acrobatics

noun plural
ac·​ro·​bat·​ics | \ˌa-krə-ˈba-tiks \

Kids Definition of acrobatics

1 : the art or performance of an acrobat

2 : difficult or dangerous stunts

Hint: Acrobatics can be used either as a singular or a plural in writing.
  • Acrobatics is taught at clown school.
  • The acrobatics were amazing.

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