pantomime

US [ˈpæntəˌmaɪm]
UK ['pæntə.maɪm]
  • n.哑剧;默剧;(英国多在圣诞节期间上演的)童话剧;滑稽可笑的局面
  • v.用手势传(意);演哑剧
  • Web圣诞童话闹剧;打手势;舞剧
Plural Form:pantomimes  
Pantomime
n.
1.
[c][u]
(英国多在圣诞节期间上演的)童话剧(in Britain) a type of play with music, dancing and jokes, that is based on a fairy tale and is usually performed at Christmas
2.
[u][c][ususing]
哑剧;默剧the use of movement and the expression of your face to communicate sth or to tell a story
3.
[c][ususing]
滑稽可笑的局面a ridiculous situation, usually with a lot of confusion

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Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
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