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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The art of projecting your voice so that it seems to come from another source (as from a dummy).

Usage examples (8)
  • In the name of mankind, treat Mr. Cao with ventriloquy.
  • I once tried to explain the concept of radio ventriloquy, vis-a-vis Peter Brough and Archie Andrews, to a bunch of Hong Kong students .......
  • If the canon manifests itself to Clare as an enchanted silence, the act of writing commits him to ventriloquy or impersonation, making Hessey's advice "to write in your...
  • That will give him more time for his other job - ventriloquy and polyphony (sound effects). for more
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