[ 'sə:kəs ]发音: 用"circus"造句
- the circus: 大马戏团; 马戏表演; 在马戏团
- to the circus: 去马戏团
- circus circus: circus马戏马戏马戏; 搞笑马戏 ...
- The whole town turned out to see the circus .
- The fascinations of the circus are endless .
- The circus manager snapped his whip .
- The seals performed well at the circus .
- Circuses are alluring both to children and to adults .
- 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"
- 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"
- (antiquity) an open-air stadium for chariot races and gladiatorial games
- a travelling company of entertainers; including trained animals; "he ran away from home to join the circus"
A circus is commonly a travelling company of performers that may include clowns, acrobats, trained animals, trapeze acts, musicians, hoopers, tightrope walkers, jugglers, unicyclists and other stunt-oriented artists. The word also describes the performance that they give, which is usually a series of acts choreographed to music and introduced by a ringmaster.