acrobatic stunt


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Noun1.acrobatic stunt - a stunt performed by an acrobatacrobatic stunt - a stunt performed by an acrobat  
stunt - a difficult or unusual or dangerous feat; usually done to gain attention
acrobatics, tumbling - the gymnastic moves of an acrobat
backbend - an acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward from a standing position until the hands touch the floor
back circle - a feat in which an acrobat arches the back from a prone position and bends the knees until the toes touch the head
walkover - backbends combined with handstands
cartwheel - acrobatic revolutions with the body turned sideways and the arms and legs outstretched like the spokes of a wheel
handspring - an acrobatic feat in which a person goes from a standing position to a handstand and back again
headstand - an acrobatic feat in which a person balances on the head (usually with the help of the hands)
tumble - an acrobatic feat of rolling or turning end over end
split - extending the legs at right angles to the trunk (one in front and the other in back)
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As well as an acrobatic stunt show, there will be displays of some stunning bikes, trade stands and the exhibits on view in the National Motor Museum.
The flexible fundraiser, who is on the 163rd day of her marathon, has carried out the acrobatic stunt on a moving escalator, ship and even bike handlebars.
Kyra's world-acclaimed acrobatic Stunt Dog Team performs on premier stages internationally at circuses, professional sports halftime shows, and on television shows such as The Tonight Show (twice), Ellen, ET, Worldwide Fido Awards, Animal Planet, Showdog Moms & Dads, and more.
The Jersey shore I know in Cape May becomes an air show of dog fights, speed runs, fly bys, and acrobatic stunt shows from September through November.
The unique all-action show promises to combine acrobatic stunt driving with an imaginative theatrical showcase of prestige and high-performance sports cars.
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The festival also will feature a magician, a dog acrobatic stunt show, life-sized model dinosaurs, circus performers, a museum exhibit on California missions, and the Poppy Speedway, a six-lane track where people can race remote-controlled cars.
Hosted by Jeremy Clarkson, the show combines acrobatic stunt driving with a theatrical showcase of prestige and high-performance sports cars.
Finlay, 26, coach Nicola's husband and the first man to join the team, introduced me to the most common acrobatic stunt - the Base Extension.
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Summary: DUBAI -- It seems that the higher the Burj Dubai gets, the longer the waiting list becomes of people wanting to climb it, jump from it or perform some acrobatic stunt on top of it.
The thirteen performances presented in the center were very well received, among which were some of the acrobatic stunts, such as the dance of Lion and the fan.