HyperDic: escape_expert

English > 1 sense of the expression escape expert:
NOUNperson escape expert, escapologistan entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping
English > escape expert: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningAn entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping.
Synonymescapologist
InstancesHoudini, Harry Houdini, Erik WeiszUnited States magician (born in Hungary) famous for his ability to escape from chains or handcuffs or straitjackets or padlocked containers (1874-1926)
Broadermagician, prestidigitator, conjurer, conjuror, illusionistsomeone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience

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