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theatricalize

play
transitive verb, the·at·ri·cal·ize \thē-ˈa-tri-kə-ˌlīz\

Definition of theatricalize

theatricalizedtheatricalizing

  1. 1 :  to adapt to the theater :  dramatize

  2. 2 :  to display in showy fashion

theatricalization play \-ˌa-tri-kə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1778

First Known Use of theatricalize

1778


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