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diabolo


diabolo


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Diabolo  \Di*ab"o*lo\  (d[i^]*[a^]b"[-o]*l[=o]),  n. 
  An  old  game  or  sport  (revived  under  this  name)  consisting  in 
  whirling  on  a  string,  fastened  to  two  sticks,  a  small 
  somewhat  spool-shaped  object  (called  the  diabolo)  so  as  to 
  balance  it  on  a  string,  toss  it  in  the  air  and  catch  it  etc