|1.||[ noun ] (theater,performing arts) an actor who communicates entirely by gesture and facial expression|
|Synonyms:||mummer pantomimer pantomimist mimer|
|Related terms:||actor marceau mimic|
|2.||[ verb ] (theater,performing arts) act out without words but with gestures and bodily movements only|
"The acting students mimed eating an apple"
|3.||[ verb ] imitate (a person, a manner, etc.), especially for satirical effect|
"The actor mimicked the President very accurately"
|Related terms:||imitate imitate model mimic|
|4.||[ noun ] (theater) a performance using gestures and body movements without words|
|Related terms:||acting panto|