noun. ['trəˈpiːz'] a swing used by circus acrobats.
- trapèze (French)
- trapezium (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Trapeze
Example sentences of the word trapeze
Ride the giant Ferris wheel and steel roller coaster, or fly through the air at the trapeze school.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Cut two lengths of chain or rope the length you want the trapeze to hang from your ceiling.
Quotes containing the word trapeze
1. It is a cliche that human beings are fascinated by size--mountain peaks, high buildings, and whales. We are also amazed by miniatures--a flea on a mouse, a flea on a trapeze, the Last Supper carved on the head of a pin.
- Rosamond Purcell