Simple Definition of melodramatic
: emotional in a way that is very extreme or exaggerated : extremely dramatic or emotional
Examples of melodramatic
Oh, quit being so melodramatic!
<our office drama queen yet again made the melodramatic declaration that he was contemplating suicide>
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Definition of melodramatic
: extremely or overly emotional <a melodramatic scream>
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