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funambulist

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EtymologyEdit

From French funambule or its source, Latin funambulus, from funis ‘rope’ + ambulare ‘walk’.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fjuːˈnæmbjʊlɪst/

NounEdit

funambulist (plural funambulists)

  1. A tightrope walker or a similar performer on a slack rope.

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