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drama queen

noun

Simple Definition of drama queen

  • : a person (especially a woman) who acts as though things are much worse than they really are

Full Definition of drama queen

  1. :  a person given to often excessively emotional performances or reactions

1979

First Known Use of drama queen

1979


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