Comical vs Mime - What's the difference?

comical | mime |


As a adjective comical

is (archaic) originally, relating to comedy.

As a noun mime is

a form of acting without words; pantomime.

As a verb mime is

to mimic.

comical

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (archaic) Originally, relating to comedy.
  • It was a comical performance
  • Being funny, whimsically amusing.
  • The tutor cruelly excelled in comical scoldings
  • Being laughable, ridiculous.
  • What a comical error!

    Synonyms

    * See also * (comedy) comic, comedic

    Derived terms

    * comicality * comically

    See also

    * comic

    mime

    English

    (wikipedia mime)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A form of acting without words; pantomime
  • A pantomime actor
  • A classical theatrical entertainment in the form of farce
  • A performer of such a farce
  • A person who mimics others in a comical manner
  • Verb

    (mim)
  • To mimic.
  • To act without words.
  • To represent an action or object through gesture, without the use of sound.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    See also

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