Pantomimical
Pantomimic Pan`to*mim"ic, Pantomimical Pan`to*mim"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. pantomimique.] Of or pertaining to the pantomime; representing by dumb show. ``Pantomimic gesture.'' --Bp. Warburton. -- {Pan`to*mim"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • pantomimical — adjective Of or like a pantomime. 1768: The old man, during this pantomimical conversation, in some degree recovered his spirits; mdash; , An Account of Captain Walliss Voyage in 1766, 7, and 8, in his Majestys ship the Dolphin, section V [ …   Wiktionary

  • pantomimical — pantomimic / mimˈik/ or pantomimˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑pantomime …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pantomimic — Pan to*mim ic, Pantomimical Pan to*mim ic*al, a. [Cf. F. pantomimique.] Of or pertaining to the pantomime; representing by dumb show. Pantomimic gesture. Bp. Warburton. {Pan to*mim ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pantomimically — Pantomimic Pan to*mim ic, Pantomimical Pan to*mim ic*al, a. [Cf. F. pantomimique.] Of or pertaining to the pantomime; representing by dumb show. Pantomimic gesture. Bp. Warburton. {Pan to*mim ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • pantomime — pantomimic /pan teuh mim ik/, pantomimical, adj. pantomimically, adv. pantomimicry, n. /pan teuh muym /, n., v., pantomimed, pantomiming. n. 1. the art or technique of conveying emotions, actions, feelings, etc., by gestures without speech. 2. a… …   Universalium

  • pantomime — 1. noun /ˈpantəˌmʌɪm/ a) A Classical comic actor, especially one who works mainly through gesture and mime. In pantomime, Chief Joyi would fling his spear and creep along the veld as he narrated the victories and defeats. b) The drama in ancient… …   Wiktionary

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