ventriloquism


ventriloquism

noun

  1. the art or practice of speaking, with little or no lip movement, in such a manner that the voice does not appear to come from the speaker but from another source, as from a wooden dummy.

noun

  1. the art of producing vocal sounds that appear to come from another source
n.

1773, from ventriloquy + -ism.

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