acrobatic acrobatic  /ˌæ krə ˈbæ tɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) vigorously active

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. They advance and clash, executing kung-furious feats of acrobatic derring-do.
  2. Anyway, you would have to credit the totally unathletic banker with acrobatic talents to believe that he hanged himself the way he was found.
  3. As studious on the ground as he was daredevil in the air, he spent hours planning his acrobatic shows.

News

  1. 5 Reasons Laurent Koscielny Will Be Arsenal's Pivotal Player Next Season

    There's no doubting that Laurent Koscielny was the hero of Arsenal 's late run to secure Champions League qualification. Not only was he the cornerstone of a rapidly improving defence, but for the second season in succession he scored the goal that secured a top-four spot. Koscielny added an acrobatic effort against Newcastle to a scrappy strike at West Brom to be Arsenal's final-day saviour ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. NSA leaker's girlfriend 'left lost at sea'

    The acrobatic dancer left behind by Edward Snowden pours out her heartache on her blog, which has since been taken down. WAIPAHU, Hawaii — They don't make power couples like this very often: He is a self-proclaimed whistle-blower, the focus of international headlines and Obama administration ire. She apparently describes herself as a "world-traveling, pole-dancing super hero."        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Destiny gets its first gameplay trailer

    Bungie showed off a gameplay demonstration for Destiny , the developer's next first-person shooter, at Sony's E3 press event today. The trailer featured acrobatic moves and co-op action with players battling alongside one another with different character classes. Destiny is coming to PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360 sometime in 2014. Destiny gets its first gameplay trailer originally appeared on ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. "No one could inhabit those acrobatic melodies and words like him. He lived the songs, his opera was a great mash of joy and sadness; surreal and earthy at the same time," Bono said in a statement. "Even when the voice was dimmed in power,...
    on Sep 6, 2007 By: Bono Source: Forbes

  2. "As big as the first movie was, this is 10 times as big, 10 times as many set pieces, explosions, and acrobatic stunts," Fox told MTV. "You know, we've been having script meetings, and we've been reworking the script, because they wrote it...
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Megan Fox Source: /FILM (blog)

  3. "When I come back, it's just an assist game. They don't want me jumping and being acrobatic," Arenas said. "This year, don't go back trying to be me - just come back and try to be an assist man and stay out of the hole and just to be...
    on Mar 17, 2008 By: Gilbert Arenas Source: SI.com

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