passion play

noun, often capitalized 1st P

Definition of passion play

  1. :  a dramatic representation of the scenes connected with the passion and crucifixion of Jesus

1850

First Known Use of passion play

1850


PASSION PLAY Defined for English Language Learners

passion play

noun, often capitalized 1st P

Definition of passion play for English Language Learners

  • : a play about the suffering and death of Jesus Christ


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