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Synonyms for circusˈsɜr kəs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. circus(noun)

    a travelling company of entertainers; including trained animals

    carnival, genus Circus

  2. circus(noun)

    a performance given by a traveling company of acrobats, clowns, and trained animals

    carnival, genus Circus

  3. circus, carnival(noun)

    a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment

    fair, funfair, circus, carnival, genus Circus

  4. circus(noun)

    (antiquity) an open-air stadium for chariot races and gladiatorial games

    carnival, genus Circus

  5. circus(noun)

    an arena consisting of an oval or circular area enclosed by tiers of seats and usually covered by a tent

    carnival, genus Circus

  6. Circus, genus Circus(noun)

    a genus of haws comprising the harriers

    carnival, genus Circus

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List of paraphrases:

cirque, circo, sideshow, madhouse, carnival, builshit

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