Examples of operatic in a Sentence
the fall of the scandal-ridden government seemed operatic in its scope and consequences
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Spend an operatic Monday night at La Dolce Vita in Little Italy.
In 1737, the 32-year-old Farinelli abandoned his operatic career to become Philippe’s court musician, and never sang in public again.
One of the initial problems the production had to solve is that the character Farinelli has to sing several Handel arias, requiring a major operatic voice.
Collectors will have to be content with the abundance of concert and operatic film material already available on commercial DVDs and YouTube.
One of those innovations is to mix live operatic vocal and dance.
Chief among the changes made was jettisoning a beautiful operatic score by Scott Frankel and Michael Korie and replacing it with an anachronistic, more poppy score by Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy.
Prior to the christening, an audience of more than a thousand dignitaries, travel agents, journalists and vendors was entertained by operatic tenor Andrea Bocelli and Latin pop singer Ricky Martin.
This high energy group includes an eight-piece band, singing, Italian folklorico, lively dances, popular Italian-American melodies, contemporary hits and a touch of the operatic.
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Synonymshistrionic, melodramatic, dramatic, stagy (or stagey), theatrical (also theatric)
Related Wordsaffected, emotional, emotionalistic, sensational; actorish, actorly, actressy, dramaturgic (or dramaturgical), ham, hammy; amazing, astonishing, astounding, awesome, exciting, eye-opening, fabulous, marvelous (or marvellous), spectacular, surprising, wonderful, wondrous; overdramatic
Near Antonymsmatter-of-fact, monotonous, uneventful, unexciting; uninspiring, unnewsworthy, unrewarding, unsensational, unspectacular; common, commonplace, ordinary, stale, unexceptional
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