What is Mime?

Mime definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the art or technique of portraying a character, mood, idea, or narration by gestures and bodily movements; pantomime.
an actor who specializes in this art.
an ancient Greek or Roman farce that depended for effect largely upon ludicrous actions and gestures.

a player in such a farce.
mimic(def 4).
a jester, clown, or comedian.

verb (used with object), mimed, mim