Posted on

How to Pronounce Pantomimical: Learn how to pronounce Pantomimical in English correctly

Learn how to say Pantomimical correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word pantomime:

1British a theatrical entertainment, mainly for children, which involves music, topical jokes, and slapstick comedy and is based on a fairy tale or nursery story, usually produced around Christmas:
[as modifier]:
a pantomime villain
[mass noun]:
he is currently appearing in pantomime in Manchester
2a dramatic entertainment, originating in Roman mime, in which performers express meaning through gestures accompanied by music.
3an absurdly exaggerated piece of behaviour:
he made a pantomime of checking his watch
an absurd or confused situation:
the drive to town was a pantomime
[with object]
express or represent by exaggerated mime:
they pantomimed picking up dropped food
Pronunciation: /-ˈmɪmɪk/

late 16th century (first used in the Latin form and denoting an actor using mime): from French pantomime or Latin pantomimus, from Greek pantomimos ‘imitator of all’ (see panto-, mime)