A person who passes (or pretends to pass) a sword blade down the throat and gullet as entertainment.
More example sentences
- But I really have a thing for sword-swallowers and fire-eaters.
- Celebrating day's end are sword-swallowers, trained dogs and cats, aerial artists, minstrels, fortune-tellers and bagpipers.
- The demons would throw the small cascades of fire back and forth between their hands, before finally guiding it down their throats with the agility of sword-swallowers.
Definition of sword swallower in:
- The British & World English dictionary