[ bod-ee-mahyk ]
/ ˈbɒd iˌmaɪk /

verb (used with object), bod·y-miked, bod·y-mik·ing.

to equip with a body mike: The star was body-miked, but he was still inaudible.

Origin of body-mike

First recorded in 1970–75

Definition for body-mike (2 of 2)

body mike


a small, wireless microphone worn inconspicuously by an actor, singer, or other performer to amplify the voice without inhibiting mobility.

Origin of body mike

First recorded in 1970–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019