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drama

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1 the public performance of plays
  • he has been interested in drama from the first time he ever saw a play

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2 a written work in which the story is told through speech and action that is intended to be acted out on stage
  • wrote a police drama that really captured the speech of cops and criminals

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The first known use of drama was in 1515

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“Drama.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drama. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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