Origin of high wire
Examples from the Web for high wire
That Elgort executes the high-wire act so flawlessly is probably owed to the fact that he shares some of the same qualities.‘Fault in Our Stars’ Hunk Ansel Elgort Wants You to Cry (A Lot)|Kevin Fallon|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ghesquière almost always succeeds with his high-wire balancing act of pop culture, historic art, and modern technology.Balenciaga, Dries Van Noten Kick Off Paris Fall 2012 Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was a high-wire act to be sure, but Calvin Coolidge managed to pull it off.Calvin Coolidge’s Bone-Dry Humor Is a Lesson in Laughs for Candidates|Mark Katz|February 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is not his puns, tricks, or allusions, though his high-wire gamesmanship is often thrilling.
Crafting humor for supersize egos can be a perilous, high-wire act.
But for three years we corresponded with some frequency; it was a thin-ice, high-wire business, but I pulled it through.Marge Askinforit|Barry Pain