dramatics

play
noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction dra·mat·ics \ drə-ˈma-tiks \

Definition of dramatics

1 :the study or practice of theatrical arts (such as acting and stagecraft)
2 :dramatic behavior or expression

First Known Use of dramatics

1796



DRAMATICS Defined for English Language Learners

dramatics

play
noun

Definition of dramatics for English Language Learners

  • : behavior that is very emotional in a way that does not seem sincere : exaggerated behavior

  • : the study or practice of acting in or producing plays



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