monkey bars

plural noun

Definition of monkey bars

  1. :  a three-dimensional framework of horizontal and vertical bars from which children can hang and swing

1929

First Known Use of monkey bars

1929


MONKEY BARS Defined for English Language Learners

monkey bars

plural noun

Definition of monkey bars for English Language Learners

  • : a frame of bars that children can play on by climbing and by swinging from one bar to the next one in the way that monkeys in a tree swing from branch to branch


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