Meaning of ventriloquize in English:


Pronunciation /vɛnˈtrɪləkwʌɪz/


(also British ventriloquise)
[no object]
  • 1Produce sounds in the manner of a ventriloquist; use ventriloquism.

    • ‘with practice, anyone can ventriloquize’
  • 2with object Voice (the thoughts) of another person.

    • ‘instead of having their preferences ventriloquized by fathers, husbands, or brothers, suffragists wanted to express their own political opinions’