mime Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun an actor who communicates entirely by gesture and facial expression
pantomimist; pantomimer; mummer; mimer.
noun a performance using gestures and body movements without words
dumb show; pantomime.
verb imitate (a person or manner), especially for satirical effect
- The actor mimicked the President very accurately
verb act out without words but with gestures and bodily movements only
- The acting students mimed eating an apple
A kind of drama in which real persons and events were generally represented in a ridiculous manner.
An actor in such representations.
Mime intransitive verb
To mimic.Obs. -- Mim"ern.
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