verb (used with object), pan·to·mimed, pan·to·mim·ing.
verb (used without object), pan·to·mimed, pan·to·mim·ing.
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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
Example sentences from the Web for pantomime
"He rather liked this kind of thing," said Paul, pantomiming the action of drinking with his now empty glass.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
They were all laughing heartily and happily, all talking at once, gesticulating, pantomiming.Mrs. Thompson|William Babington Maxwell
Terry finally silenced the din by standing on his chair and pantomiming his desire to be heard.Terry|Charles Goff Thomson
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