What is another word for contortionist?

Pronunciation: [kəntˈɔːʃənˌɪst] (IPA)

A contortionist is someone who has remarkable flexibility and can twist their body into exceptional positions. They often perform in circus acts or as part of a show. There are several alternate terms that can be used to describe someone who has similar physical abilities. They can be referred to as a bendable artist, a limber performer, a flexible acrobat, a supple contortionist, or a contortionistic gymnast. These phrases all describe someone who has perfected the art of bending and twisting their body in incredible ways. Whether they are referred to as a contortionist or one of these alternate terms, it's clear that they possess amazing physical talent.

Synonyms for Contortionist:

What are the hypernyms for Contortionist?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Contortionist?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for contortionist (as nouns)

Usage examples for Contortionist

At moments this mosaic fusing of contortionist-bodies seemed as a mass of amorphous human flesh, a multi-head, body, and limb monster, which choked air and breath from the bus and, worse, had the outline of Kazem.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito"
Steven Sills
He watched their contortionist-twisting and the surreal images on the stage became more like flames and smoke.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito"
Steven Sills
You and your mother must have thought I was some contortionist yesterday, and she extracted a hair brush from one of the shoes hanging on a hook and gave her tousled hair a vigorous punishment.
"Molly Brown's Orchard Home"
Nell Speed

Related words: contortionist shows, contortionist videos, contortionists with big muscles, female contortionist, circus contortionist, contortionists acts, contortionist definition

Similar questions:

  • How to be a contortionist?
  • What is a contortionist act?
  • How to become a contortionist?
  • Word of the Day

    sourceable
    The word "sourceable" means capable of being sourced, obtainable or found. The antonyms of this word are words that refer to something that cannot be sourced, found or obtained. Th...