theatrics

plural noun the·at·rics \ thē-ˈa-triks \

Definition of theatrics

1 : theatrical 1
2 : staged or contrived effects

First Known Use of theatrics

1807


THEATRICS Defined for English Language Learners

theatrics

noun

Definition of theatrics for English Language Learners

  • : ways of behaving and speaking that are like a performance on a stage and are intended to attract attention


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