ropedancer

noun
rope·​danc·​er | \ ˈrōp-ˌdan(t)-sər How to pronounce ropedancer (audio) \

Definition of ropedancer

: one that dances, walks, or performs acrobatic feats on a rope high in the air

Other Words from ropedancer

ropedancing \ ˈrōp-​ˌdan(t)-​siŋ How to pronounce ropedancer (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of ropedancer

1627, in the meaning defined above

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“Ropedancer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ropedancer. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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