Ventriloquize
Ventriloquize Ven*tril"o*quize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Ventriloquized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ventriloquizing} .] To practice ventriloquism; to speak like a ventriloquist. [1913 Webster]

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  • ventriloquize — [ven tril′əkwīz΄] vi., vt. ventriloquized, ventriloquizing to utter (words or sounds) as a ventriloquist …   English World dictionary

  • ventriloquize — verb ( quized; quizing) Date: 1844 intransitive verb to use ventriloquism transitive verb to utter in the manner of a ventriloquist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ventriloquize — /ven tril euh kwuyz /, v.i., v.t., ventriloquized, ventriloquizing. to speak or sound in the manner of a ventriloquist. Also, esp. Brit., ventriloquise. [1835 45; VENTRILOQU(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ventriloquize — ven·tril·o·quize …   English syllables

  • ventriloquize — ven•tril•o•quize [[t]vɛnˈtrɪl əˌkwaɪz[/t]] v. i. v. t. quized, quiz•ing to speak in the manner of a ventriloquist • Etymology: 1835–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • ventriloquize —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌkwīz verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: ventriloquy + ize intransitive verb : to use ventriloquism transitive verb : to utter (as a speech or opinion) in the manner of a ventriloquist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ventriloquized — Ventriloquize Ven*tril o*quize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Ventriloquized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ventriloquizing} .] To practice ventriloquism; to speak like a ventriloquist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ventriloquizing — Ventriloquize Ven*tril o*quize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Ventriloquized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ventriloquizing} .] To practice ventriloquism; to speak like a ventriloquist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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