a travelling company of entertainers; including trained animals
"he ran away from home to join the circus"
a performance given by a traveling company of acrobats, clowns, and trained animals
"the children always love to go to the circus"
a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment
"it was so funny it was a circus"; "the whole occasion had a carnival atmosphere"
(antiquity) an open-air stadium for chariot races and gladiatorial games
an arena consisting of an oval or circular area enclosed by tiers of seats and usually covered by a tent
"they used the elephants to help put up the circus"
Circus, genus Circus(noun)
a genus of haws comprising the harriers
Translations for circus
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- سيرك, سركArabic
- кръгъл площад, циркBulgarian
- circCatalan, Valencian
- aukio, sirkusFinnish
- サーカス, 曲馬団Japanese
- bulatan, sarkasMalay
- sirkusNorwegian Nynorsk
- circo, cruzamentoPortuguese
- цирк, круглая площадьRussian
- circu, tzircuSardinian
- циркус, cirkusSerbo-Croatian
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