dramatics

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

Definition of dramatics

  1. 1 :  the study or practice of theatrical arts (such as acting and stagecraft)

  2. 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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