ropewalker

noun
rope·​walk·​er | \ ˈrōp-ˌwȯ-kər How to pronounce ropewalker (audio) \

Definition of ropewalker

: an acrobat who walks on a rope high in the air

First Known Use of ropewalker

1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Ropewalker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ropewalker. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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