What is another word for dramatics?

Pronunciation: [dɹəmˈatɪks] (IPA)

The word "dramatics" can refer to a range of theatrical performances, from high-stakes tragedies to lighthearted comedies. Synonyms for this word include "theatrics," "histrionics," and "melodrama," all of which describe exaggerated or over-the-top displays of emotion or behavior. Other related terms include "performance," "acting," and "showmanship," which emphasize the aspect of putting on a show for an audience. Depending on the context, other synonyms for "dramatics" might include "intensity," "emotionality," or even "chaos," all used to convey the sense of heightened emotions and heightened stakes that often accompany dramatic performances.

Synonyms for Dramatics:

What are the hypernyms for Dramatics?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Dramatics?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for dramatics (as nouns)

    • act
      extracurricular activity.

Usage examples for Dramatics

Just be simple, dear-and please-no dramatics!
"Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl"
Fannie Hurst
Next year the juniors would be seniors, and they too must forget that such a thing as the Gang had been, and think only of dramatics, examinations, and graduation.
"Peggy"
Laura E. Richards
The seniors who did know shrugged their shoulders, and said it was a pity to have such things take the girls' minds off their parts-looking at everything from the point of view of Senior dramatics.
"Peggy"
Laura E. Richards

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