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synonyms for pantomime

  • assuming
  • characterization
  • depiction
  • dramatics
  • enacting
  • enactment
  • feigning
  • hamming
  • histrionics
  • imitating
  • imitation
  • impersonation
  • improvisation
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • performance
  • playing
  • portrayal
  • portraying
  • posing
  • posturing
  • pretending
  • pretense
  • putting
  • rendition
  • seeming
  • stagecraft
  • stooging
  • theatre
  • theatricals
  • showing off
See also synonyms for: pantomimed / pantomiming
  • deception
  • farce
  • travesty
  • disguise
  • fake
  • make believe
  • mimicry
  • pageant
  • parody
  • pretension
  • pretentiousness
  • put on
  • trick
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How to use pantomime in a sentence

While Putin may relish the role of world’s pantomime villain, Xi still clings to the notion that a resurgent China is a force for good.
CHINA'S SUPPORT FOR RUSSIAN AGGRESSION TOWARD UKRAINE CONFIRMS THE WEST'S WORST FEARSCHARLIE CAMPBELL / LONDONFEBRUARY 22, 2022TIME
Harjo educated Oprah Winfrey and the 12 million people watching her talk show about the true provenance of a pantomime called the “tomahawk chop.”
THE ASTROS MISTREATED THEIR SPORT. THE BRAVES MISTREAT HUMAN BEINGS.KEVIN BLACKISTONEOCTOBER 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The death is real, and yet the movements seem like a pantomime, awkward and inadequate.
THE FIRST MURDERKATIE MCLEANAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In dramatic interpretation the voice is a much more significant feature relatively than is the detail of gesture in pantomime.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
She tried a pantomime of washing her hands, but to the boy she had appeared to be merely wringing them.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
The professional and amateur stage rights on this pantomime are strictly reserved by the author.
FIFTY CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSVARIOUS
The description of the stroke dealt by Mr. Adams's wife did not account for this peculiar feature in Bartow's pantomime.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
The comic authors entertained spectators by fantastic and gross displays, by the exhibition of buffoonery and pantomime.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
I remember having played here once myself with a pantomime act.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PANTOMIME

  • assuming
  • characterization
  • depiction
  • dramatics
  • enacting
  • enactment
  • feigning
  • hamming
  • histrionics
  • imitating
  • imitation
  • impersonation
  • improvisation
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • pantomime
  • performance
  • playing
  • portrayal
  • portraying
  • posing
  • posturing
  • pretending
  • pretense
  • putting
  • rendition
  • seeming
  • showing off
  • stagecraft
  • stooging
  • theatre
  • theatricals
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.