Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Contortionist, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Contortionist.

Contortionist meaning

contortionist - 1 dictionary results

  1. 1. An acrobat who distorts his body into unnatural positions.

contortionist - examples of usage

  1. Master Jackey has been to the play, where he has witnessed the performances of a contortionist, and, emulous of rivalling the professor, he perils the limbs and lives of his brothers and sisters in his operations. - "John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1", William Powell Frith.
  2. As a matter of fact, I was once"- he looked cautiously around-" I was once a contortionist. - "Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective", Ellis Parker Butler.
  3. I was once the contortionist. - "Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective", Ellis Parker Butler.
Filter by letter: