theatricalize

play
verb the·at·ri·cal·ize \thē-ˈa-tri-kə-ˌlīz\

Definition of theatricalize

theatricalized

;

theatricalizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to adapt to the theater :  dramatize

  3. 2 :  to display in showy fashion

theatricalization

play \-ˌa-tri-kə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of theatricalize

1778


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