drama queen

noun
Updated on: 12 May 2018
: a person given to often excessively emotional performances or reactions

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1923

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DRAMA QUEEN Defined for English Language Learners

drama queen

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


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