OTHER WORDS FROM pantomimepan·to·mim·ic [pan-tuh-mim-ik], /ˌpæn təˈmɪm ɪk/, pan·to·mim·i·cal, adjectivepan·to·mim·i·cal·ly, adverbpan·to·mim·ic·ry, noun
How to use pantomime in a sentence
The big lunk made a grab at the girl, and I whipped out my skean and pantomimed.The Door Through Space|Marion Zimmer Bradley
He laughed and shook his head in a well-pantomimed incredulity, representing popular opinion outside.The Magnetic North|Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
Earnestly we pantomimed stretcher beds—our own stretcher beds—and reposeful slumber thereon.
Sometimes he turned and pantomimed as ably and fiercely as a man being stung by a thousand hornets.Wounds in the rain|Stephen Crane
The guide was pantomimed by our fat man for a conservative pace becoming the hot morning and the difficult route.
British Dictionary definitions for pantomime
- a kind of play performed at Christmas time characterized by farce, music, lavish sets, stock roles, and topical jokesSometimes shortened to: panto
- (as modifier)a pantomime horse