escapologist

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es·cap·ol·o·gy

 (ĕs′kā-pŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The art, skill, or practice of escaping.

es′cap·ol′o·gist n.

escapologist

(ˌɛskəˈpɒlədʒɪst)
n
(Professions) an entertainer who specializes in freeing himself or herself from confinement. Also called: escape artist
ˌescaˈpology n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.escapologist - an entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping
conjurer, conjuror, magician, prestidigitator, illusionist - someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience
Translations

escapologist

[ˌeskəɪˈpɒlədʒɪst] Nescapista mf

escapologist

nEntfesselungskünstler(in) m(f)
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It was not unusual to see attractions such as a variety of fairground attractions, strongmen, escapologists, racing tipsters together with games of skill and chance.
Everything from escapologists to stilt-walking jugglers will feature on the hour, every hour, between 5pm and 8pm every weekday night and Saturday night as shops introduce their late-night opening hours.
Today - Saturday, Fargate and Barker's Pool, 11am-4pm Jugglers, musicians, acrobats and escapologists take to the city streets.
In Llandudno a 1920s steam carousel, fire-eaters, escapologists and stilt-walkers helped to create a vintage experience.
EVEN for master escapologists, the way Bath snatched a place in the Parker Pen Challenge Cup Final was quite breathtaking.
EVEN for Bath, master escapologists, the way they snatched a place in the final of the Parker Pen Challenge Cup was quite breathtaking.
The Christ in the Precinct event, now in its 13th year, promises to be a colourful and fun affair, with a gospel choir, musicians, drama events and even escapologists taking part.
That honour goes to Bradford, last-day escapologists in May, who are 7-4 to be