Recent Examples of passion play from the Web
Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical passion play, as envisioned by Quintessence artistic director Alexander Burns.
This made the duo think their downtime fun could be more than simply passion play.
Her passion played a role in prompting Iraqi and U.S. forces to launch airdrops of humanitarian supplies, as well as to begin air strikes against IS positions.
That cast the Pens as props: unwilling characters in a passion play of the president’s making.
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First Known Use of passion play
PASSION PLAY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of passion play for English Language Learners
: a play about the suffering and death of Jesus Christ
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