Theatrical vs Mime - What's the difference?

theatrical | mime |


As nouns the difference between theatrical and mime

is that theatrical is a stage performance, especially one by amateurs while mime is a form of acting without words; pantomime.

As a adjective theatrical

is of or relating to the theatre.

As a verb mime is

to mimic.

theatrical

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or relating to the theatre.
  • * 12 July 2012 , Sam Adams, AV Club Ice Age: Continental Drift
  • The matter of whether the world needs a fourth Ice Age movie pales beside the question of why there were three before it, but Continental Drift feels less like an extension of a theatrical franchise than an episode of a middling TV cartoon, lolling around on territory that’s already been settled.
  • Fake and exaggerated.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A stage performance, especially one by amateurs.
  • 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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