Usage examples for gymnast

  1. An active gymnast, or a sailor, could catch the gutter with a slight spring, and by it draw himself upon the roof. – Martin Hewitt, Investigator by Arthur Morrison
  2. This being done, they went out of their house, and with them a young gentleman of Touraine, named Gymnast, who taught him the art of riding. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I by Various
  3. The bow oar and captain of the University crew was a powerful young man, who, like the captain of the girls' boat, was a noted gymnast. – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.