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ven·tril·o·quize

 (vĕn-trĭl′ə-kwīz′)
intr.v. ven·tril·o·quized, ven·tril·o·quiz·ing, ven·tril·o·quiz·es
To practice ventriloquism.

ventriloquize

(vɛnˈtrɪləˌkwaɪz) or

ventriloquise

vb
(Theatre) to produce (sounds) in the manner of a ventriloquist

ven•tril•o•quize

(vɛnˈtrɪl əˌkwaɪz)

v.i., v.t. -quized, -quiz•ing.
to speak in the manner of a ventriloquist.
[1835–45]

ventriloquize


Past participle: ventriloquized
Gerund: ventriloquizing

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am ventriloquizing
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
I was ventriloquizing
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Past Perfect
I had ventriloquized
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Future
I will ventriloquize
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Future Perfect
I will have ventriloquized
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Future Continuous
I will be ventriloquizing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ventriloquizing
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ventriloquizing
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ventriloquizing
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you had been ventriloquizing
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Conditional
I would ventriloquize
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Past Conditional
I would have ventriloquized
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we would have ventriloquized
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Indeed, the Thames represents more than the inadequacy of the canonical voices Gray ventriloquizes, more than a mute personification, or an ambivalent parent-figure.
Although the musical cues and song are both missing, Nicasia apparently ventriloquizes Panthea's grief and presents her as "a wofull dame"; this technique is common in later plays, in which the emotions of a high-status man or woman are often conveyed through the song of their servants.
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CATTELAN: [Picks up the salt and pepper, makes them dance as he ventriloquizes in a puppet voice, the salt to the pepper: "It was a pleasure, it was a pleasure.
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As with the broad triangulation of the insubordinate Sheppard, the intermediary Defoe, and the dispassionate ruling classes, Polly 11 ventriloquizes positions on a panorama of inequity.
In book 3 of De return natura, Lucretius ventriloquizes the voice of Nature herself in chastising those fools plagued by such terror, since the fear of death testifies to human discontentment in life as well as to a fundamental misunderstanding of a universe in which all being was constituted by atoms and vacuity.
Sometimes a modernism makes its way into the narrative (as when Claudel refers to romantic "vibes" in George Sand's old house) but for the most part Bond ventriloquizes realistically as a reflective old French sculptor.
Abrams long ago called "an ironic counter-voice" that uncomfortably splits open the age; and, of course, there's Shelley, who ventriloquizes just about every object or idea he encounters, though better known for his radical, high-flying, and legislating voice that yearns for mankind's ear.