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mime
American English: /maɪm/
British English: /mʌɪm/

Translation of mime in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 uncountable (technique)
    Example sentences
    • It offers workshops providing acting skills, voice, movement, mime, improvisation, text reading, stagecraft, character development and confidence building.
    • Go along to see a variety of dance including contemporary, hip hop, cabaret, physical theatre, salsa, mime and physical character.
    • He was the outsider who was on intimate terms with them, communicating through comic mime with expressions and gestures that became a well known code.
    1.2 countablemime (artist) 1.3 countable (performance)
    Example sentences
    • Her majesty also watched a mime and street dance performance from students at Welling School on the theme of life as a teenager.
    • On the night of January 27 there will be a two-hour multi cultural performance of drama, songs, dances and mimes.
    • They cleared the floor and treated the crowd to a mime and dance routine that had us all in stitches.

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • hacer la mímica

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