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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A performer who projects the voice into a wooden dummy.

Usage examples (37)
  • "In the 10 years I've worked with him, I don't think I've even used the word ventriloquist when I describe him," Brown-Marmel told
  • The vagaries of a ventriloquist are a matter for roars of laughter.
  • Got the idea of using him as kind of ventriloquist's dummy, to loosen up the customers.
  • Though the words are those of Paredes, there is little doubt that the "ventriloquist" was Alamán. for more
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