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pantomime
used in The Age of Innocence

2 uses
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Definition
a performance or expression of something through gestures and body movements without words
  • He knew that the southern races communicated with each other in the language of pantomime, and was mortified to find her shrugs and smiles so unintelligible.
    Chapter 9 (19% in)
  • The old lady chuckled, crumpled her lids, and went through the pantomime of archness.
    Chapter 30 (91% in)

There are no more uses of "pantomime" in The Age of Innocence.

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