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Princeton's WordNet

  1. circus tent, big top, round top, topnoun

    a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance

    "he was afraid of a fire in the circus tent"; "they had the big top up in less than an hour"


  1. big topnoun

    A circus tent, especially the largest in a given circus, where the central attractions take place.

  2. big topnoun

    The circus; the circus lifestyle.

  3. Etymology: From big + top


  1. big top

    A big top refers to the large and main tent in a circus where the principal performances and shows are staged. It is usually characterized by its traditional circular or oval shape and can hold a large audience. The term can also be used to refer to the entire circus, including the performance, performers, and crew.


  1. Big Top

    Big Top is a 1983 computer game for the IBM PC family of computers, created by Michael Abrash and published by Funtastic.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of big top in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of big top in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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