adverb see ventriloquism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ventriloquially — ven·tri·lo·qui·al·ly …   English syllables

  • ventriloquially — adverb see ventriloquial * * * ventrilōˈquially adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑ventriloquism …   Useful english dictionary

  • ventriloquial — ventriloquially, adv. /ven treuh loh kwee euhl/, adj. of, pertaining to, or using ventriloquism. Also, ventriloqual /ven tril euh kweuhl/. [1830 40; VENTRILOQUY + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ventriloquism — noun Etymology: Late Latin ventriloquus ventriloquist, from Latin ventr , venter + loqui to speak; from the belief that the voice is produced from the ventriloquist s stomach Date: circa 1797 1. the production of the voice in such a way that the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ventriloquial — /vɛntrəˈloʊkwiəl/ (say ventruh lohkweeuhl) adjective of, relating to, or using ventriloquism. Also, ventriloqual /vɛnˈtrɪləkwəl/ (say ven triluhkwuhl). –ventriloquially, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • ventriloquial — [ven΄trə lō′kwē əl] adj. of, having to do with, or using ventriloquism ventriloquially adv …   English World dictionary

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