What does the word trapeze mean?

Usage examples for trapeze

  1. Three times she went round the arena at full speed, then she was snatched from the horse's back by the long arm of M. Aristide extended from the trapeze above. – Nine Little Goslings by Susan Coolidge
  2. Bunny stood looking up at the trapeze. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  3. Alfred and Bindley Livingston constructed a trapeze. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field