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pantomime

noun

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1 a movement of the body or limbs that expresses or emphasizes an idea or feeling
  • the game requires that you use pantomime to communicate an idea

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2 an actor in a story performed silently and entirely by body movements
  • in ancient Rome pantomimes performed tragic love stories

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pantomime

verb

Synonyms of pantomime (Entry 2 of 2)

as in mime, gesture

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The first known use of pantomime was in 1606

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panting (after)

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“Pantomime.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pantomime. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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